UTEX B 296
Botrydiopsis intercedens

*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: 296
Class: Xanthophyceae
Strain: Botrydiopsis intercedens
Media: Proteose Medium
Origin:
Description of Location:
Type Culture: No
Collection: W. Vischer
Isolation: E.G. Pringsheim
Isolator Number: Basel 171
Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
Relatives: CCAP 806/3 aka Geneva (Genf) 522; SAG 806-3; CAUP D301
Also Known As: Pleurochloris pachychlamis (Pascher 1939)
Notes: flagella/positive autofluorescence (Kawai & Inouye 1989); glycolate oxidase (Suzuki et al. 1991)

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: 296
    Class: Xanthophyceae
    Strain: Botrydiopsis intercedens
    Media: Proteose Medium
    Origin:
    Description of Location:
    Type Culture: No
    Collection: W. Vischer
    Isolation: E.G. Pringsheim
    Isolator Number: Basel 171
    Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
    Relatives: CCAP 806/3 aka Geneva (Genf) 522; SAG 806-3; CAUP D301
    Also Known As: Pleurochloris pachychlamis (Pascher 1939)
    Notes: flagella/positive autofluorescence (Kawai & Inouye 1989); glycolate oxidase (Suzuki et al. 1991)

  • 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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