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SAG 1224-5/9 Euglena gracilis

SAG Strain Number:1224-5/9
TAXONOMY
Genus:Euglena
Species:gracilis
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Klebs
Variety:
Formerly called:E. gracilis var. saccharophila nom. nud.
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:from waste water of a sugar refinery
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1945
Isolated by:Pringsheim E.G. (leg. T.G. Tomlinson)
Strain number by isolator:strain T as E. gracilis saccharophila nom. nud.
Deposition by:E. G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Eg Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 1224/5T; UTEX 752; ATCC 12893
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:Pringsheim, E.G. (1955) Kleine Mitteilungen über Flagellaten und Algen. II. Euglena gracilis var. saccharophila n. var. und eine verreinfachte Nährlösung zur Vitamin B12-Bestimmung. Arch. Mikrobiol. 21:414-419
Publication:Pringsheim E.G. et al. (1952) Experimental Elimination of Chromatophores and Eyespot in Euglena gracilis. New Phytologist 51 (1):65–76
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no