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SAG 141.80 Cosmarium sphaeroideum

SAG Strain Number:141.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Cosmarium
Species:sphaeroideum
Taxonomic position:Streptophyta - Zygnematophyceae
Authority:West
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Streptophyta
Class:Zygnematophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:
Country:
Locality:bog
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1968
Isolated by:F. Ambard
Strain number by isolator:Z 952/16
Deposition by:CNRS CC, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Deposition date:12.1979
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Gontcharov, Andrey A. et al. (2011) A Study of Conflict between Molecular Phylogeny and Taxonomy in the Desmidiaceae (Streptophyta, Viridiplantae): Analyses of 291 rbcL Sequences. Protist 162 (2):253-267
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:FN432083  Cosmarium sphaeroideum chloroplast partial rbcL gene for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit, strain SAG141.80. (1338 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:low survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no