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Yaprak Close Up

Micractinium sp. ASYA44

IMU Code: L-14

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Trebouxiophyceae



Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: Rock surface

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°48'32.7"S 67°17'53.2"W 

NCBI Accession #

General Maintenance Conditions


Temperature: 15 °C/10 °C (D/N)

Light source: mix of warm-white & cool-white fluorescent lamps

Intensity:3200 lux (maximum)

Light period:16/8 h L/D

Media: BBM

Morphological Features of  Species

Cells are spherical and cell size around 4-9 µm. Chloroplast parietal with an ovoid pyrenoid.

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