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SAG 1224-1d Lepocinclis acus

SAG Strain Number:1224-1d
TAXONOMY
Genus:Lepocinclis
Species:acus
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:(O. F. Müller) Marin et Melkonian
Variety:gracilis
Formerly called:authentic strain of Euglena acus Ehrenberg var. gracilis Pringsheim
Authentic:yes
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Barton near Cambridge
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.181695 / 0.056605  (400m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1943
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:strain 6 Euglena acus Ehrenberg var. gracilis Pringsheim
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (SAG)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:NH4E
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:UTEX 1304; CCAP 1224/1D [dec.]
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
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
Publication:Kosmala, S. et al. (2005) PHYLOGENETIC AND TAXONOMIC POSITION OF LEPOCINCLIS FUSCA COMB. NOV. (=EUGLENA FUSCA) (EUGLENACEAE): MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR JUSTIFICATION. J. Phycol. 41:1258-1267
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. (1956) Contributions towards a monograph of the genus Euglena. Nova Acta Leopoldina N.F. 18:1-168
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ532457  partial 18S rRNA gene (2150 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no