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SAG 1204-8a Astasia fritschii

SAG Strain Number:1204-8a
TAXONOMY
Genus:Astasia
Species:fritschii
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Pringsheim et Hovassee
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, ditch in Cherry Hinton
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.191167 / 0.168958  (1500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1940
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsE
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1204/8A; UTEX 500
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:probably a Khawkinea; with stigma
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Pringsheim, E.G. (1956) Contributions towards a monograph of the genus Euglena. Nova Acta Leopoldina N.F. 18:1-168
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no