Aphanothece stagnina CCY0618

Description

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

Medium: BG110

Strain description
ssu rRNA sequence
Literature

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.

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