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SAG 1224-5/15 Euglena gracilis

SAG Strain Number:1224-5/15
TAXONOMY
Genus:Euglena
Species:gracilis
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Klebs
Variety:
Formerly called:E. gracilis var. bacillaris nom. nud.
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
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Year:1938
Isolated by:Cori
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Eg Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:strain P of E. G. Pringsheim; CCAP 1224/7A; UTEX 160; ATCC 10616
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:used for vitamine B12 bioassay, growing rapidly up to 32°C
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Bennett, M.S. et al. (2015) Chloroplast Genome Evolution in the Euglenaceae. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol.
Publication:Dobakova, E. et al. (2015) Unexpectedly Streamlined Mitochondrial Genome of the Euglenozoan Euglena gracilis. Genome Biol Evol 7 (12):3358-67
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:Linton E.W. et al. (2010) Reconstructing Euglenoid Evolutionary Relationships using Three Genes: NuclearSSU and LSU, and Chloroplast SSUrDNA Sequences and the Description of Euglenaria gen. nov. (Euglenophyta). Protist 161:603-619
Publication:Sara Tucci (2008) Wax ester fermentation and fatty acid biosynthesis in the facultatively anaerobic flagellate Euglena gracilis. PhD
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequencing Project:PRJNA294935  Euglena gracilis var. bacillaris mitochondrial genome sequencing and assembly
Sequence Accession:KP686076  Euglena gracilis var. bacillaris strain SAG 1224-5/15 chloroplast,complete genome. (132034 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ532425  Euglena gracilis var. bacillaris partial 18S rRNA gene, strain SAG 1224-5/15. (2242 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no