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SAG 1204-17a Euglena longa

SAG Strain Number:1204-17a
TAXONOMY
Genus:Euglena
Species:longa
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:(Pringsheim) Marin et Melkonian
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Astasia longa Pringsheim
Authentic:yes
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Czech Republic
Locality:Bohemia, Musikantenteich near Hirschberg (Doksy), boggy ditch
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):50.561737 / 14.672368  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1936
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:ON 366A
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsMS
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1204/17A; UTEX 512
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:authentic strain of Astasia longa Pringsheim
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Milanowski R. et al. (2014) Distribution of Conventional and Nonconventional Introns in Tubulin (alpha and beta) Genes of Euglenids. Mol. Biol. Evol. 31 (3):584-593
Publication:Marin, B. et al. (2003) Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of plastid-containing Euglenophytes based on SSU rDNA sequence comparisons and synapomorphic signatures in the SSU rRNA secondary structure. Protist 154 (1):99-145
Publication:Pringsheim, E.G. (1936) Zur Kenntnis saprotropher Algen und Flagellaten. 1. Mitteilung. Über Anhäufungskulturen polysaprober Flagellaten. Arch. Protistenk. 87:43-96
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ532428  partial 18S rRNA gene (2311 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ251783  Astasia longa partial vppa gene for putative proton-translocating inorganic pyrophosphatase. (597 bp)
Sequence Accession:KC907630  Euglena longa strain SAG 1204-17a alpha-tubulin (tubA) gene, partial cds. (1337 bp)
Sequence Accession:KC907660  Euglena longa strain SAG 1204-17a beta-tubulin (tubB) gene, partial cds. (1364 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:2 step: low survival 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes