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SAG 12.99 Chroococcopsis gigantea

SAG Strain Number:12.99
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chroococcopsis
Species:gigantea
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Geitler
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:subaerial
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Portugal
Locality:Coimbra
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):40.205493 / -8.415012  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1979
Isolated by:M. F. Santos (J. Barros Neves)
Strain number by isolator:ACOI 74
Deposition by:M. F. Santos (ACOI)
Deposition date:01.07.1999
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Z
Axenic:fungal contamination
Strain relatives:ACOI 74
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain; strain correctly identified and representative of genus Chroococcopsis acc. to Shalygin et al. 2019
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Shalygin S. et al. (2019) Neotypification of Pleurocapsa fuliginosa and epitypification of P. minor (Pleurocapsales): resolving a polyphyletic cyanobacterial genus. Phytotaxa 392 (4):245-263
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:KM019987  Chroococcopsis gigantea SAG 12.99 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1462 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no