Phycobiliprotein types: PC+PEI
Remark: Unlike WH8501, this strain seemingly does not possess a rpcG-like gene, So Cys-82 alpha-PC likely binds PCB (or PEB?).
Refseq record: AESD00000000
Genome status: unassembled contigs
Sequencing center: University of California at Santa Cruz
- Bench et al., 2011. Two strains of Crocosphaera watsonii with highly conserved genomes are distinguished by strain-specific features Front Microbiol, 2, 261.
Model strains, Marine strains