1. Collection
Registered Number 1074
Acronym ACUF
Full Name Algal collection at the University "Federico II"
Institution Dipartimento di Biologia, Università Federico II, Naples, Italy
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Antonino Pollio
Postal Address via Foria 223,Naples,Campania,89139
Country Italy
Telephone 1 (39) 81 2538537
Telephone 2 (39) 81 2538515
Fax 1 (39) 81 2538523
E-mail 1 anpollio@unina.it
E-mail 2 gabpinto@unina.it
Homepage www.acuf.net 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Gabriele Pinto
E-Mail:gabpinto@unina.it
Curator Prof. Antonino Pollio  (acidophilic and acidotolerant microalgae)
E-mail:anpollio@unina.it
Dr. Claudia Ciniglia  (molecular biology phylogeny)
E-mail:claudia.ciniglia@unina2.it
Dr. Antonino De Natale  (conservator- CLSM microscopy)
E-mail:denatale@unina.it
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Evolutionary biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(cyanobacteria)
Subculturing(microalgae)
Control of the culture microbiological methods
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 500 250 5 3
Cyanobacteria 80 40
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
Cyanobacteria
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2014-08-11
Date of Reply 2014-08-11