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SAG 150.80 Mesotaenium caldariorum

SAG Strain Number:150.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Mesotaenium
Species:caldariorum
Taxonomic position:Streptophyta - Zygnematophyceae
Authority:(Lagerheim) Hansgirg
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Streptophyta
Class:Zygnematophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Austria
Locality:Tyrol, Pitztal, boggy meadow, 1200 m
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):47.112196 / 10.789719  (20000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1974
Isolated by:W. Koch
Strain number by isolator:formerly called SAG 648-1b
Deposition by:W. Koch (SAG)
Deposition date:1974
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Gerotto, C. et al. (2013) Evolution of photoprotection mechanisms upon land colonization: evidence of PSBS-dependent NPQ in late Streptophyte algae. Physiologia Plantarum 149:583–598
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:low survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO regrowth on Agar
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no