UTEX B 2663 Microcystis aeruginosa



Algae Detail

UTEX Number: 2663
Class: Cyanophyceae
Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
Media: J Medium
Origin: van Ryneveldtspas Dam, Graff-Reinet, South Africa
Description of Location:
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation: C.A. Bruwer (11/19/97)
Isolator Number: UWOCC 023
Deposition: D. Parker
Relatives:
Also Known As:
Notes: 11/23/81 to Parker as UV- 023 Microcystis aeruginosa from J.N. Eloff; to Eloff from C.A. Bruwer;(D. Parker 6/15/98, pers. Comm.) Eloff reported that it was toxic and has gas vesicles; cell diameter = 5.1 +/- 0.4µm at his standard conditions; (Eloff 1981)

Strain Information Only

A few of the strains in our Collection grow very slowly, do not grow very dense, or are no longer offered for sale at UTEX. We keep the data we have on this strain available to the public for use as a reference.

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  • Algae Detail

    UTEX Number: 2663
    Class: Cyanophyceae
    Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
    Media: J Medium
    Origin: van Ryneveldtspas Dam, Graff-Reinet, South Africa
    Description of Location:
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation: C.A. Bruwer (11/19/97)
    Isolator Number: UWOCC 023
    Deposition: D. Parker
    Relatives:
    Also Known As:
    Notes: 11/23/81 to Parker as UV- 023 Microcystis aeruginosa from J.N. Eloff; to Eloff from C.A. Bruwer;(D. Parker 6/15/98, pers. Comm.) Eloff reported that it was toxic and has gas vesicles; cell diameter = 5.1 +/- 0.4µm at his standard conditions; (Eloff 1981)

  • A few of the strains in our Collection grow very slowly, do not grow very dense, or are no longer offered for sale at UTEX. We keep the data we have on this strain available to the public for use as a reference.

    Questions? Contact UTEX!