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1. Media for freshwater, terrestrial, hot spring and salt water algae

AAF–6 Acid–CSi/5 AF–6
AF–6/2 AF–6/3 AFAC
Allen BBM BG–11
C C+10% Seawater C/6
C/6G C/10 CA
CAM Carefoot CB
CB–V CC CSi
CSi + Cu CSi/5 CT
CYT DH + Fe DY–V
HUT M–11 MA
MAF–6 M–Allen M–Allen(+ U)
MBM M Chu No. 10 MDM
MG MGM Modified acetate medium (mAC)
Modified BG–110 Modified M–1 (mM–1) Modified SWM–3 (mSWM–3)
MW MW/5 N–Free
O P 35 Pro
SOT SW TAP
Tre URO URO–H
URO + Soil URO–T VT
VTAC VTYT W
9:1 agar medium

2. Media for marine and brackish water microalgae

BESM BESM 2 ESM ESM + CB–V ESM2 f/2 f/2 + NH4Cl
IMK IMK + NaCl IMK + Soil Extract K K/2 K/2ET M–ASP7
MF mIMR (modified IMR) MKM MNK PRO–99 WESM

3. Bacteria-free check media for freshwater algae

B–I B–II B–III B–IV B–V YT

4. Bacteria-free check media for marine algae

Bf/2 MM 23 STP

5. Trace metals, vitamin mixtures and soil extracts

A2 Fe stock solution A2 trace element stock solution A5 solution Allen metals
C–Source Mix II D stock medium D trace mix DY trace metal solution
Fe (as EDTA; 1:1 molar) Fe solution f/2 metals Hutner ’s trace elements
K metals K/2 metals mIMR trace metals mM–1 Trace elements
mTYGM–9 P II metals P IV metals PN metals
PRO–99 trace metals Soil extract Trace metal mix A5 + Co Vitamin mix S3
Waris EDTA Waris P-2

6. Media for protozoa

AF–6 + Wheat ESM + mTYGM–9 + Rice ESM + Rice
f/2 + mTYGM–9 + Rice f/2 + Rice f/2 + Wheat
Helio LE PYG
SUY SUY 1/10 SUY 1/10 + mTYGM–9 + Rice
SUY 1/10 + Wheat URO + Wheat URO–H + Wheat
UYTS + Rice YE100ppm 1/2Waris H + Si

7. Media for freshwater red algae

Bold 3N

8. Media for Charales

mSWC–2 (Modified SWC–2) SWC–1 SWCN–1 SWCN–2 SWCN–3 SWCN–4 1/3 Herbst ASW