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SAG 1.85 Spermatozopsis similis

SAG Strain Number:1.85
TAXONOMY
Genus:Spermatozopsis
Species:similis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Preisig et Melkonian
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, pond near Madingley, water temp. 11-12°C, in plankton with Chrysococcus rufescens, Synura petersenii, Scourfieldia caeca, Cryptomonas erosa, Trachelomonas volvocina, Euglena gracilis, Chlamydomonas spp.
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.233932 / 0.055098  (50m)   View on Google Maps
Year:April 1980
Isolated by:H. R. Preisig/ M. Melkonian
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:M. Melkonian (unialgal, clonal culture)
Deposition date:08.1984
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12
Axenic:bacterial and fungal contaminations
Strain relatives:CCAC 0013; CCAP 175/2
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Lang, I. et al. (2011) Fatty acid profiles and their distribution patterns in microalgae: a comprehensive analysis of more than 2000 strains from the SAG culture collection. BMC Plant Biol 11:124
Publication:Renninger, S. et al. (2001) Subfractionation of eyespot apparatuses from the green alga Spermatozopsis similis: isolation and characterization of eyespot globules. Planta 213 (1):51-63
Publication:Linden, Lars et al. (1995) Calcium modulates rapid protein phosphorylation/dephosphorylation in isolated eyespot apparatuses of the green alga Spermatozopsis similis. Planta 197 (2)
Publication:Steinkötter, J. et al. (1994) Prasinophytes form independent lineages within the chlorophyta: evidence from ribosomal RNA sequence comparisons. J. Phycol. 30:340-345
Publication:Sensen, C.W. et al. (1992) The sequence of the 18S rDNA gene from Spermatozopsis similis Preisig et Melkonian,1894 (Chlorophyceae). Plant Mol. Biol. 20:1209-1209
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:MG778500  Spermatozopsis similis culture UTEX:SAG B 1.85 chloroplast, complete genome. (134869 bp)
Sequence Accession:X65557  gene for 18S rRNA (1772 bp)
Sequence Accession:X69488  S.similis genes for 18S ribosomal RNA 3' end, 5.8S ribosomal RNA, 25S ribosomal RNA 5' end, and internal transcribed spacers I and II. (972 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ001438  Spermatozopsis similis mRNA for 95 kD basal apparatus-protein. (3113 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ224970  Spermatozopsis similis mRNA for 90 kD basal apparatus-protein. (2767 bp)
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no