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SAG 10-1c Pyrobotrys stellata

SAG Strain Number:10-1c
TAXONOMY
Genus:Pyrobotrys
Species:stellata
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Korshikov) Korshikov
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlamydobotrys stellata
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:FL, Okala/Gainesville sewage pond
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):29.628001 / -82.329633  (200m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1956
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (SAG)
Deposition date:1956
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEg1/2:1/2 and ErbsE
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP10/1C
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Buchheim, M.A. et al. (2013) The blood alga: phylogeny of Haematococcus (Chlorophyceae) inferred from ribosomal RNA gene sequence data. Eur. J. Phycol. 48 (3):318-329
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:Nakada, T. et al. (2010) Another Origin of Coloniality in Volvocaleans: The Phylogenetic Position of Pyrobotrys Arnoldi (Spondylomoraceae, Volvocales). Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 57 (4):379-382
Publication:Pringsheim, E.G. (1969) Zur Kenntnis der eigenartigen Volvocale Chlamydobotrys. Ber. Deutsch. Bot. Ges. 82:265-274
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AB542920  Pyrobotrys stellata gene for 18S rRNA, partial sequence. (1744 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB542925  Pyrobotrys stellata chloroplast psaB gene for P700 chlorophyll a-apoprotein A2, partial cds. (1410 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB542928  Pyrobotrys stellata chloroplast rbcL gene for large subunit of ribulose-1, 5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase, partial cds. (1761 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no