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SAG 161-2c Tetraselmis tetrathele

SAG Strain Number:161-2c
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tetraselmis
Species:tetrathele
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorodendrophyceae
Authority:(West) Butcher
Variety:
Formerly called:Platymonas tetrathele
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorodendrophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:brackish
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:brackish
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1950
Isolated by:E. A. George
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (SAG)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Porph Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 66/1B
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
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:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no