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Nutritional investigation of phagotrophic protozoa under axenic conditions

  • M. R. Droop1
Helgoländer wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen20:BF01609905


The organic requirements of the dinoflagellateOxyrrhis marina in amounts (where known) per 108 cells are: acetic acid or ethanol 1.0 g; valine, alanine or L-proline 150 mg; L-proline; biotin; thiamine 3.0µg; vitamin B12 30 ng; ubiquinone or plastoquinone 50µg; and a sterol.