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Micractinium sp. ASYA30

IMU Code: FL-18

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Trebouxiophyceae

Genus: Micractinium


Origin: Dismal Island, Antarctica

Locality: Rock surface

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 68°05'33.2"S 68°51'10.2"W

NCBI Accession # : ON782046

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: TAP

Morphological Features of  Species

Cells are spherical and cell size is around 2-6 µm. Chloroplast single, parietal with an ovoid pyrenoid.


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