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SAG 1204-5a Astasia curvata

SAG Strain Number:1204-5a
TAXONOMY
Genus:Astasia
Species:curvata
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Klebs
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, garden pool
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.202347 / 0.128345  (9000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1940
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:ON 354
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (SAG)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsS
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1204/5; UTEX 498
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AF403153  Astasia curvata strain SAG 1204-5a voucher SAG:1204-5a small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (2610 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ532394  Astasia curvata partial 18S rRNA gene, strain SAG 1204-5a. (2570 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no