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Chlamydomonas sp. ASYA25

IMU Code: 2H-13

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Chlorophyceae

Genus: Chlamydomonas

Strain: Chlamydomonas incerta

Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: Planktonic sample-Skua Lake

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°49'36.6"S 67°13'38.7"W

NCBI Accession # : ON723740

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

The cells are spherical or broadly ellipsoidal in shape. The size of cells is around 9-15 µm. Cells have 2 apical contractile vacuoles. Chloroplasts are cup-shaped. Pyrenoid is medium, round-slightly ellipsoid in basal position. The cell has an elliptic eyespot in the anterior part. The number of zoospores is 2 or 4.

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