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SAG 1204-28 Astasia margaritifera

SAG Strain Number:1204-28
TAXONOMY
Genus:Astasia
Species:margaritifera
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Schmarda
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, basin in garden near Shelford
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.142872 / 0.130683  (1500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1950
Isolated by:Pringsheim E.G.
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsMS
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:quick euglenoid movement
 
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes