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SAG 1403-2 Anabaena cylindrica

SAG Strain Number:1403-2
TAXONOMY
Genus:Anabaena
Species:cylindrica
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Lemmermann
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, garden pond water
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.202347 / 0.128345  (6000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1939
Isolated by:S. P. Chu
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (Cambridge) < S.P. Chu
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 1403/2A; UTEX 629; ATCC 27899; PCC 73105 and 7122
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:nitrogenfixing cyanobacterium
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Stockenreiter, M. et al. (2013) Functional group richness: implications of biodiversity for light use and lipid yield in microalgae. J. Phycol. 49 (5):838-847
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:Volk R.-B. (2008) Screening of microalgae for species excreting norharmane, a manifold biologically active indole alkaloid. Microbiological Research 163 (1):307-313
Publication:Volk, Rainer- B. (2005) Screening of microalgal culture media for the presence of algicidal compounds and isolation and identification of two bioactive metabolites, excreted by the cyanobacteria Nostoc insulare and Nodularia harveyana. Journal of Applied Phycology 17 (4):339-347
Publication:Cox, R.M. (1966) Physiological studies on nitrogen fixation in the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Archiv für Mikrobiologie 53 (3):263-276
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KT290325  Anabaena cylindrica PCC 7122 16S ribosomal RNA gene and 16S-23S ribosomal RNA intergenic spacer, partial sequence. (1509 bp)
Sequence Accession:KM019919  Anabaena cylindrica PCC 7122 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1461 bp)
Sequence Accession:GQ980021  Anabaena cylindrica PCC 7122 23S large subunit ribosomal RNA (rrnL) gene, partial sequence. (572 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:very low survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes