The following strains are grown at the Station Biologique in large volumes (200 L) to feed marine organisms such as ascidians :

Haptophyta Isochrysis aff. galbana (T-iso) RCC 179
Haptophyta Pavlova lutheri RCC 180
Cryptophyta Rhodomonas baltica RCC 350
Diatom Skeletonema costatum RCC 70
Diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum RCC 69

Communicated by SĂ©bastien Henry (Service Mer, Station Biologique de Roscoff).


The following strains have been grown at Oceanopolis in large batches using the Conway medium.

Cyanobacteria Synechococcus RCC 540
Mamiellophyceae Ostreococcus tauri RCC 745

Communicated by Dominique Barthelémy (Oceanopolis Brest).

Aquaculture RCC strains