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SAG 12.89 Arthronema africanum

SAG Strain Number:12.89
TAXONOMY
Genus:Arthronema
Species:africanum
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Schwabe et Simonsen) Komárek et Lukavsky
Variety:
Formerly called:Phormidium spec.
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Asia
Country:Nepal
Locality:Katmandu, on clay soil after summer monsoon period
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):27.714838 / 85.321827  (7000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1967
Isolated by:A. Zehnder
Strain number by isolator:U 177
Deposition by:EAWAG
Deposition date:1986
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:maybe contaminated with other cyanobacteria (see images). 03/2017
 
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM019974  Arthronema africanum SAG 12.89 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1461 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB115966  16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1444 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% DMSO, low survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no
Arthronema africanum

Arthronema africanum

Arthronema africanum