UTEX 222
Chlamydomonas segnis

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*Cryo Only cultures are strains that are not kept in active circulation and therefore require a 4-week minimum processing time period to thaw, grow out, and check viability before shipment.



Algae Detail

UTEX Number: 222
Class: Chlorophyceae
Strain: Chlamydomonas segnis
Media: Modified Bold 3N Medium
Origin: West Humble, Surrey, England
Description of Location: garden pond
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation: E.G. Pringsheim (1939)
Isolator Number:
Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
Relatives: CCAP 11/13; CGC CC-1740; IAM C-254
Also Known As: formerly Chlamydomonas intermedia (Starr & Zeikus 1987); Tetraspora sp.
Notes:

Cryopreservation Conditions

Temperature: -190 °C
Light source: Not Applicable
Intensity: Not Applicable
Periodicity: Not Applicable

Cryopreservation stabilizes genomic integrity, preserves culture quality, minimizes maintenance costs and reduces the risk of catastrophic loss. A broad variety of techniques employed at the CCAP, at UTEX, and elsewhere, can be found in Day, J.G. and Brand, J.J. Cryopreservation Methods for Maintaining Microalgal Cultures, in Algal Culturing Techniques, ed. R. A. Andersen, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2006. A relatively simple method that uses a minimum of specialized equipment, yet allows a large variety of microalgae to be cryopreserved with high viability, can be found on the Cryopreservation of Microalgae page.

  • Algae Detail

    UTEX Number: 222
    Class: Chlorophyceae
    Strain: Chlamydomonas segnis
    Media: Modified Bold 3N Medium
    Origin: West Humble, Surrey, England
    Description of Location: garden pond
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation: E.G. Pringsheim (1939)
    Isolator Number:
    Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
    Relatives: CCAP 11/13; CGC CC-1740; IAM C-254
    Also Known As: formerly Chlamydomonas intermedia (Starr & Zeikus 1987); Tetraspora sp.
    Notes:

  • Cryopreservation Conditions

    Temperature: -190 °C
    Light source: Not Applicable
    Intensity: Not Applicable
    Periodicity: Not Applicable

    Cryopreservation stabilizes genomic integrity, preserves culture quality, minimizes maintenance costs and reduces the risk of catastrophic loss. A broad variety of techniques employed at the CCAP, at UTEX, and elsewhere, can be found in Day, J.G. and Brand, J.J. Cryopreservation Methods for Maintaining Microalgal Cultures, in Algal Culturing Techniques, ed. R. A. Andersen, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2006. A relatively simple method that uses a minimum of specialized equipment, yet allows a large variety of microalgae to be cryopreserved with high viability, can be found on the Cryopreservation of Microalgae page.





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