UTEX B 321
Klebsormidium flaccidum

Important Order Deadlines:

Orders for strains that are maintained only in cryopreservation that were placed before October 26th, 2018, will ship on November 26th, 2018. Please view more information here.

*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: 321
Class: Chlorophyceae
Strain: Klebsormidium flaccidum
Media: Modified Bold 3N Medium
Origin: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Description of Location:
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation: E.G. Pringsheim (before 1951)
Isolator Number:
Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
Relatives: SAG 335-1a; IAM C-117; CCAP 335/1a [dec.] aka Stamm 1
Also Known As: Hormidium barlow
Notes: loroxanthin (Fawley 1991); to CCAP from Barlow; (Mattox & Bold 1962); 1972 renamed (Silva et al. 1972);

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: 321
    Class: Chlorophyceae
    Strain: Klebsormidium flaccidum
    Media: Modified Bold 3N Medium
    Origin: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Description of Location:
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation: E.G. Pringsheim (before 1951)
    Isolator Number:
    Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
    Relatives: SAG 335-1a; IAM C-117; CCAP 335/1a [dec.] aka Stamm 1
    Also Known As: Hormidium barlow
    Notes: loroxanthin (Fawley 1991); to CCAP from Barlow; (Mattox & Bold 1962); 1972 renamed (Silva et al. 1972);

  • 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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