Generation time

Value 15 hours
Organism Green algae Dunaliella tertiolecta
Reference Greene RM, Geider RJ, Kolber Z, Falkowski PG. Iron-Induced Changes in Light Harvesting and Photochemical Energy Conversion Processes in Eukaryotic Marine Algae. Plant Physiol. 1992 Oct100(2):565-575PubMed ID16653030
Comments Dunaliella sp. are motile, unicellular, rod to ovoid shaped (9 - 11 µm) green algae (Chlorophyceae), which are common in marine waters. The organisms are relatively simple to cultivate and do not clump or form chains.
Entered by Uri M
ID 104196