UTEX B 2670 Microcystis aeruginosa

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Algae Detail

UTEX Number: 2670
Class: Cyanophyceae
Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
Media: J Medium
Origin: Armidale, NSW, Australia
Description of Location: toxic bloom, Malpas Dam
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation: M. Runnegar (1973)
Isolator Number: UWOCC MR-A
Deposition: D. Parker (11/19/97)
Relatives:
Also Known As:
Notes: 11/27/85 to Parker from M. Runnegar; (D. Parker 6/15/98, pers. comm.) "toxic when studied by Runnegar; MR-A (UTEX 2270), MR-B (UTEX 2269) were from the same toxic bloom but had been maintained separately in the laboratory for at least 10 years when Runnegar sent them to me;" (Jackson et al. 1984)

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.

Questions? Contact UTEX!

  • Algae Detail

    UTEX Number: 2670
    Class: Cyanophyceae
    Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
    Media: J Medium
    Origin: Armidale, NSW, Australia
    Description of Location: toxic bloom, Malpas Dam
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation: M. Runnegar (1973)
    Isolator Number: UWOCC MR-A
    Deposition: D. Parker (11/19/97)
    Relatives:
    Also Known As:
    Notes: 11/27/85 to Parker from M. Runnegar; (D. Parker 6/15/98, pers. comm.) "toxic when studied by Runnegar; MR-A (UTEX 2270), MR-B (UTEX 2269) were from the same toxic bloom but had been maintained separately in the laboratory for at least 10 years when Runnegar sent them to me;" (Jackson et al. 1984)

  • 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!