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SAG 1.94 Desmococcus olivaceus

SAG Strain Number:1.94
TAXONOMY
Genus:Desmococcus
Species:olivaceus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(Pers. ex Ach.) J.R.Laundon
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:chasmoendolithic
Climatic zone:polar
Continent:Antarctica
Country:Antarctica
Locality:northern Victoria Land, chasmoendolithic in granite
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-72.04684 / 165.307615  (300000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1984
Isolated by:P. A. Broady and M. Ingerfeld
Strain number by isolator:716 as D. olivaceus
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 417/1 as D. olivaceus
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Gustavs et al. (2011) POLYOL PATTERNS IN BIOFILM-FORMING AEROTERRESTRIAL GREEN ALGAE (TREBOUXIOPHYCEAE, CHLOROPHYTA). J. Phycol. 47:533-537
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:Broady, P.A. et al. (1993) Three new species and a new record of chaetophoracean (Chlorophyta) algae from terrestrial habitats in Antarctica. Eur. J. Phycol. 28:25-31
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no