CGC strain code:
Sand on slope of dune facing the beach, collected in June 1997 by Paul
De Ley near the grounds of "Strand Motel", Koksijde, Belgium.
Chromadoria - Chromadorida - Leptolaimina - Plectoidea - Plectidae
- Xenic: on 1% soil agar (incl. 1-3% dark soil) + 5 µg/ml cholesterol,
with 1-3 ml P-buffer (pH 7.3) on top. Co-occurring bacteria and a fungus
have not been removed. Kept at 17C.
Freezing was not attempted.
Freely available on agar.
Paul De Ley.
Amphimictic, reproducing EXTREMELY slowly. Needs wet plates. Eggs are relatively
large and spiny.
Last revised 27 March 1998