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Yaprak Close Up

Planophila sp. ASYA15

IMU Code: 2L-7

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Ulvophyceae

Genus: Planophila

Strain: Planophila laetevirens

Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: From the stone surface in the snow water stream

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°50'29.2"S 67°16'38.6"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 ellipsoidal or spherical. Cells are clustered. Chloroplast parietal/cup-shaped with an ovoid pyrenoid.


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