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Table 3 Biomass productivity of microalgal cultures at different stages of cultivation and lipid productivity of 16-day-old cultures. Data are given as means ±standard error, n = 3

From: Growth and metabolic characteristics of oleaginous microalgal isolates from Nilgiri biosphere Reserve of India

Algal strain Biomass productivity (mg L−1 d−1) at different days of cultivation Lipid productivity (mg L−1 d−1)
4 8 12 16
Acutodesmus dissociatus TGA1 93.33 ± 11.59bcde 92.92 ± 9.43abc 119.44 ± 7.36ab 98.13 ± 2.73ab 22.27 ± 1.05e
Chlorella sp. TGA2 115.00 ± 16.4abcd 103.33 ± 6.23abc 113.89 ± 7.36abc 96.67 ± 3.28abc 27.12 ± 2.90d
Chlamydomonadales sp. TGA3 134.17 ± 16.87ab 81.67 ± 31.96abc 127.78 ± 5.56a 104.59 ± 4.34a 31.00 ± 0.11c
Chlorella sp. TGA4 59.17 ± 14.83e 54.58 ± 7.24c 72.21 ± 7.37d 62.29 ± 7.43e 10.81 ± 0.18g
Chlamydomonadales sp. TGA5 113.33 ± 17.66abcd 107.50 ± 8.76ab 108.33 ± 9.63abc 97.71 ± 3.51ab 23.11 ± 3.12e
Hindakia tetrachotoma PGA1 69.17 ± 9.40de 70.00 ± 7.23bc 88.89 ± 12.12cd 77.92 ± 4.88d 20.08 ± 0.28ef
Chlorella sp. PGA2 83.33 ± 10.94cde 65.83 ± 6.94bc 90.55 ± 9.70bcd 89.38 ± 3.09bcd 18.50 ± 1.07f
Tolypothrix sp. PBGA1 127.50 ± 15.90abc 72.92 ± 29.49bc 125.00 ± 4.82a 102.71 ± 4.72a 10.87 ± 2.80g
Tolypothrix sp. PBGA2 120.83 ± 14.55abc 95.83 ± 10.87abc 105.58 ± 7.36abc 86.25 ± 5.25bcd 7.85 ± 0.42g
Oscillatoria sp. PBGA3 90.83 ± 13.11bcde 92.50 ± 11.36abc 105.58 ± 7.36abc 84.17 ± 4.88cd 10.29 ± 1.15g
Botryococcus sp. REF1 151.67 ± 16.87a 126.08 ± 14.35a 127.77 ± 12.12a 105.42 ± 3.47a 43.31 ± 8.66a
Neochloris oleoabundans REF2 140.00 ± 15.90ab 112.50 ± 9.23ab 125.00 ± 12.75a 103.34 ± 4.71a 34.95 ± 5.31b
  1. In a column, means followed by a common letter in superscript are not significantly different at 5%