UTEX B 2661
Microcystis aeruginosa

Algae Details

UTEX Number: 2661
Class: Cyanophyceae
Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
Medium: J Medium (J)
Origin: Auburn University, Alabama, USA
Description of Location: catfish pond
Type Culture: No
Isolation: D. Krogman (1982)
Isolator Number: UWOCC Aub B1
Deposition: D. Parker (11/19/97)
Also Known As:
Notes: to Parker from A. Konopka; to Konopka from D. Krogman

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