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SAG 15.85 Chlorochytrium lemnae

SAG Strain Number:15.85
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorochytrium
Species:lemnae
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Cohn
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:endophyte
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Netherlands
Locality:pond near Utrecht, endophyte in Lemna trisulca
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.053335 / 5.126438  (15000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1981
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:strain L. t. as Chlorochytrium lemnae
Deposition by:R. A. Lewin
Deposition date:11.1984
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 2315; CAUP 6901a
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Skaloud P. et al. (2013) Morphology and phylogenetic position of the freshwater green microalgae Chlorochytrium (Chlorophyceae) and Scotinosphaera (Skotinosphaerales, ord. nov., Ulvophyceae). J. Phycol. 49 (1):115-129
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:Pröschold, T. (1997) Gametogenese bei einzelligen Grünalgen.
Publication:Lewin, R.A. (1984) Culture and taxonomic status of Chlorochytrium lemnae, a green algal endophyte. Br. Phycol. J. 19:107-116
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM020027  Chlorochytrium lemnae strain SAG 15.85 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, complete sequence; and 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (3573 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no