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Strain synonyms: 
Plymouth 100; SAG 1090-1a; UTEX 642; UTEX 2090; CCMP2557 (Bowler & De Martino); SMBA 15
Additional information: 
Name confirmed 03/2013 (ASSEMBLE); Bowler & De Martino Pt2; used for ecotoxicity testing

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