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SAG 1.96 Tetraselmis chuii

SAG Strain Number:1.96
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tetraselmis
Species:chuii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorodendrophyceae
Authority:Butcher
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorodendrophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:hypersaline
Climatic zone:polar
Continent:Antarctica
Country:Antarctica
Locality:Princess Elizabeth Land, Vestfold Hills, Ekho Lake (10 m water depth, hypersaline 72 promille NaCl, heliothermal 14.9°C, pH 8.4)
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-68.5211111726 / 78.2699999832  (1000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1992
Isolated by:P. Hirsch
Strain number by isolator:IFAM EL-27 T as Tetraselmis antarctica
Deposition by:P. Hirsch
Deposition date:01.1996
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:SWES Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Hirsch P. et al. (1998) Tetraselmis antarctica sp. nov., a praseophyte from hypersaline, heliothermal and meromictic Ekho Lake (Vestfold Hills, East Antarctica). unpublished 1998
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JN903999  Tetraselmis chuii strain SAG 1.96 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1751 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no