Anabaena sp. CCY9901


Description: Anabaena is a diazotrophic filamentous cyanobacteria. Heterocysts present.

Isolated from: Baltic Sea.

Type of sample: water column.

Incubation T°: 14°C.

Light cycle: 16 light/ 8 dark

Medium: BA-

Strain description
ssu rRNA sequence

Staal M., Meysman F. J. R., Stal L. J., 2003. Temperature excludes N2-fixing heterocystous cyanobacteria in the tropical oceans. Nature. 425: 504-507.

Bauersachs T., Schouten S., Compaore J., Wollenzien U., Stal L. J., Damste J. S. S., 2009. Nitrogen isotopic fractionation associated with growth on dinitrogen gas and nitrate by cyanobacteria. Limnology Oceanography. 54: 1403-1411.



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