Aphanothece stagnina CCY0618
Description: Aphanothece is a genus of cyanobacteria. This genus is characterized by single cells surrounded by mucilage and it is able to fix atmospheric nitrogen.
Isolated from: Pond by Leiden, The Netherlands.
Type of sample: water column.
Incubation T°: 23°C.
Light cycle: 16 light/ 8 dark
ssu rRNA sequence
Lucas Pardo de M. A., Sarpe D., Winterwerp J. C., 2015. Effect of algae on flocculation of suspended bed sediments in a large shallow lake. Consequences for ecology and sediment transport processes. Ocean Dynamics. 65: 889-903.