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SAG 157.80 Micrasterias muricata

SAG Strain Number:157.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Micrasterias
Species:muricata
Taxonomic position:Streptophyta - Zygnematophyceae
Authority:(Bailey) Ralfs
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Streptophyta
Class:Zygnematophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:TX
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1976
Isolated by:W. Koch (leg. K. Handke)
Strain number by isolator:formerly called SAG 649-1b
Deposition by:W. Koch (SAG)
Deposition date:1976
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:WC
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Poulickova, A. et al. (2014) DNA content variation and its significance in the evolution of the genus Micrasterias (Desmidiales, Streptophyta). PLOS One 9 (1):e86247
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:Skaloud, P. et al. (2011) A multilocus phylogeny of the desmid genus Micrasterias (Streptophyta): evidence for the accelerated rate of morphological evolution in protists. Mol Phylogenet Evol 61 (3):933-43
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:FR852684  Micrasterias muricata mitochondrial partial cox III gene for cytochrome oxidase subunit III, strain SAG 157.80. (534 bp)
Sequence Accession:FR852644  Micrasterias muricata chloroplast partial psaA gene for photosystem I P700 chlorophyll A apoprotein A1, strain SAG 157.80. (920 bp)
Sequence Accession:FR852610  Micrasterias muricata partial 18S rRNA gene, strain SAG 157.80. (1741 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no