Table 2.

Cyanobacteria and cyanolichens used for the modulated fluorescence analyses described in this review

SpeciesGrowth lightPhycobiliproteina
Cyanobacteria
Anabaena/Nostoc sp. strain PCC 7120Fluorescent (50 μmol of photons m−2s−1)APC, PC, PEC
 Calothrix/Tolypothrix/Fremyella sp. strain PCC 7601Fluorescent (10 μmol of photons m−2s−1)APC, PC, PE
 Calothrix/Tolypothrix/Fremyella sp. strain PCC 7601Green (15 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC, PE
 Calothrix/Tolypothrix/Fremyella sp. strain PCC 7601Red (15 and 35 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC
 Gloeobacter violaceus PCC 7421Fluorescent (10 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC, PE, PUB
 Pseudanabaena sp. strain PCC 6901Fluorescent (50 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC
 Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942 (Anacystis nidulans R2)Incandescent (10, 15, 50, and 150 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC
 Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942 phycobilisome-minusIncandescent (50 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC
 Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 6301 (Anacystis nidulans)Fluorescent (10 and 50 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC
 Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6701Fluorescent (50 μmol of photons m−2 s−1)APC, PC, PE
 Nostoc from lichen Peltigera canina Fluorescent (5 μmol of photons m−2s−1)APC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
Cyanolichens (Nostoc)
 Leptogium coralloideum NaturalAPC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
 Lobaria scrobiculata NaturalAPC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
 Nephroma bellum NaturalAPC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
 Peltigera malacea NaturalAPC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
 Peltigera neopolydactyla NaturalAPC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
 Nephroma arcticum (Nostoc and green algaeCoccomyxa)NaturalAPC, PC, (PE, PEC?)
  • a APC, allophycocyanin; PC, phycocyanin; PE, phycoerythrin; PEC, phycoerythrocyanin; PUB, phycoerythrin containing phycourobilin chromophores.