UTEX B 2676 Microcystis aeruginosa



Algae Detail

UTEX Number: 2676
Class: Cyanophyceae
Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
Media: J Medium
Origin: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA
Description of Location: Lake Winnebago (station 4)
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation: (6/26/76)
Isolator Number: UWOCC C5
Deposition: D. Parker (11/19/97)
Relatives: UTCC 462
Also Known As:
Notes: (D. Parker 6/15/98, pers. Comm.) 41 mol % G+C; coccoid cells with gas vacuoles; multicellular colonies; cell diameter = ca. 5µm on J agar and 4µm in J liquid; (Dempsey 1977, Fahrenkrug et al. 1992, Parker 1982, Plude et al. 1991)

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: 2676
    Class: Cyanophyceae
    Strain: Microcystis aeruginosa
    Media: J Medium
    Origin: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA
    Description of Location: Lake Winnebago (station 4)
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation: (6/26/76)
    Isolator Number: UWOCC C5
    Deposition: D. Parker (11/19/97)
    Relatives: UTCC 462
    Also Known As:
    Notes: (D. Parker 6/15/98, pers. Comm.) 41 mol % G+C; coccoid cells with gas vacuoles; multicellular colonies; cell diameter = ca. 5µm on J agar and 4µm in J liquid; (Dempsey 1977, Fahrenkrug et al. 1992, Parker 1982, Plude et al. 1991)

  • 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!