1. Collection
Registered Number 905
Acronym CCALA
Full Name Culture Collection of Autotrophic Organisms
Institution Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mr. Josef Juráň
Postal Address Dukelská 135,Třeboň,Czech Republic,CZ-37982
Country Czech
Telephone 1 (420) 384-721 156
E-mail 1 josef.juran@ibot.cas.cz
Homepage http://ccala.butbn.cas.cz/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Academy of Sciences
5. Personnel
Director Mr. Josef Juráň
Curator Mr. Josef Juráň (phycology)
Number of Staff Assistants (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(algae, cyanobacteria)
Subculturing(algae, cyanobacteria, ferns, mosses, liverworts)
Photodocumentation(algae, cyanobacteria)
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
the collection abroadSAG(Germany)
the collection abroadCCAP(United Kingdom)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 499 0 36 5
Cyanobacteria 345 0 12 2
non-seed plants 163 0
all strain orders in 2012 0 0
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Algae 430 120 0 0
Cyanobacteria 208 36 2 0
non-seed plants 36 12 0 0
all strain orders in 2012 501 155
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to Scientists of our institute
Exchange with Algal Culture Collections
Fee for standard price for research EUR 15
Fee for reduced price for schools EUR 7.5
Fee for for commercial purposes EUR 23
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized http://ccala.butbn.cas.cz/
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(algae, cyanobacteria)
Identification(algae, cyanobacteria)
Consulation about Patent deposits
Other Service Isolation and purification of a strain
Preparation of inoculum or dry biomass
Testing strains in crossed gradients
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2006-08-09
Date of Reply 2014-12-16