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Studies on Growth of Marine Microalgae in Batch Cultures: IV. Tetraselmis suecica (Kylin) Butcher (Prasinophyta)

Author(s): B. Sen | M.A.T. Kocer | M.T. Alp

Journal: Asian Journal of Plant Sciences
ISSN 1682-3974

Volume: 4;
Issue: 6;
Start page: 645;
Date: 2005;
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Keywords: Tetraselmis suecica | prasinophyta | batch culture

In this study, growth of T. suecica in batch algal culture was investigated in relation to some physical and chemical factors. For this purpose, batch culture of T. suecica was prepared in sea water and the cultures were kept under four combinations of light regime and carbondioxide supply. Three salinity levels, 25, 30 and 35%o S were employed. Growth of the alga in culture varied with respect to number of individuals and size of maxima under different culture conditions. Tetraselmis suecica showed better growth in cultures that was kept under 24 h illumination and 24 h of carbondioxide supply.
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