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NASC ID: N76449

Name: Bik-1

ABRC stock number: CS76449

Description: Natural accession targeted for sequencing using the Illumina HiSeq2000 platform by the J. Ecker laboratory at the Salk Institute-USA as part of the 1001 Genomes Project. Bulk seed were collected from siblings of a single sequenced plant.

Donation Date: 2010-07-08

Donated by:  The Salk Institute for Biological Studies Joseph R. Ecker

Donor Number: 9761

Part of : 1001 Genomes Project

Stock type: individual line

Material type: seed

Comment: Stock current unavailable due to validation problem. Waiting for new donation.

Status Price (£)
Available £7.50

Germplasm Info

Genus: Arabidopsis     Species: thaliana

Seed type: Ecotype

Background: Bik-1

Growth requirement: One week of stratification is recommended to overcome seed dormancy and accomplish optimal germination.


Large rosette with numerous leaves; irregularly epinastic and hyponastic leaves; early leaves large and wide with round tips and variable serrations; later leaves are narrower with leaf margins almost smooth; elongated petioles; observed flowering time was 50 days after planting; thick stems; numerous lateral inflorescences; tall plants; average height= 60 cm.

Ecotype data

Location: Bikfaiya, Lebanon

Habitat: Stone wall along a river, anthropic environment.

Country: LEBANON

Altitude Min: 539

Altitude Max: 922

Latitude Min: 33.92

Latitude Max: 33.92

Longitude Min: 35.7

Longitude Max: 35.7