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Chlorococcum hypnosum, Bacteria-Free, Living

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Genus and Species: Chlorococcum hypnosum
Optimal Medium: Bristol's Medium
Optimal Temperature: 22° C
Optimal Light: High (200 to 400 foot-candles)
Motility: None
Classification: Green Algae



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Chlorococcum hypnosum is a green bacteria-free algae culture. This nonmotile, unicellular alga has prominent chloroplasts and pyrenoids. Used for food for Hypsibius dujardini (tardigrade or water bear, item #133960). Each green algae culture contains enough material for a class of 30 students. This culture requires a high light level of 200 to 400 foot-candles of fluorescent light 18 to 24" from the culture. Optimal medium: Bristol's Medium. Optimum growth temperature: 22° C.

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Product Families Featuring This Item:

Item# 152090
Medium Bristol’s Medium
Light Level / Temperature High/22° C

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