The sea and its vital sourcesThe microalgae

It is estimated that there are more than 250,000 species of algae and only about 35,000 of them are scientifically identified.

At present, there are about 5,000 strains, of which only 20 species are cultivated in laboratory farms for later use in the pharmaceutical industry, the food industry, etc.

Algae in the world

Species Total 250.000
Species Scientificallyidentified científicamente 35.000
Available strains 5.000
Cultivadas 20

These are some species that are growing in our FPA Reactor:

  • Chlorella vulgaris
  • Haematococcus pluvialis
  • Phaeodactylum tricornutum
  • Nannochloropsis oculata
  • Tetraselmis suecica
  • Chlorella sorokiniana
  • Isochrysis spec.
  • Dunaliella tertiolecta