EPPO Global Database

Ostreococcus tauri(QTRTA)

Overview
Last modification: 2010-05-22

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: QTRTA
  • Preferred name: Ostreococcus tauri
  • Authority: Courties & Chrétiennot-Dinet

Notes

Said to be (at 0.8 µm) the smallest free-living eukaryote. Genome sequenced in 2006