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SAG 1380-1e Porphyridium purpureum

SAG Strain Number:1380-1e
TAXONOMY
Genus:Porphyridium
Species:purpureum
Taxonomic position:Rhodophyta - Rhodophyceae
Authority:(Bory) Drew et Ross
Variety:
Formerly called:P. cruentum
Authentic:no
Division:Rhodophyta
Class:Rhodophyceae
Common name:Red Algae - Rhodophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Netherlands
Locality:Amsterdam, marine aquarium
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.41331 / 5.245285  (20000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1954
Isolated by:O. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:O. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Porph Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:UTEX 637
Agitation resistance:yes
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:Simon, D. et al. (2003) Phylogeny and self-splicing ability of the plastid tRNA-Leu group I Intron. J. Mol. Evol. 57 (6):710-720
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no