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SAG 17.99 Phacotus sphaericus

SAG Strain Number:17.99
TAXONOMY
Genus:Phacotus
Species:sphaericus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Wislouch) Giering et al.
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Brandenburg, plankton from Dagowsee
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):53.152304 / 13.052309  (700m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1998
Isolated by:I. Schlegel
Strain number by isolator:98/7
Deposition by:I. Schlegel
Deposition date:01.06.1999
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12 Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Munakata, H. et al. (2016) Phylogenetic Position and Molecular Chronology of a Colonial Green Flagellate, Stephanosphaera pluvialis (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), among Unicellular Algae. J Eukaryot Microbiol 63 (3):340-8
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:Giering et al. (1990) LM and SEM-Beobachtungen an Phacotus sphaericus (Wislouch) Giering nov. stat. (Chlamydophyceae, Phacotaceae). Arch. Protistenk. 138:323-332
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AY009898  Phacotus sphaericus strain 98/7 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1747 bp)
Sequence Accession:AY009903  Phacotus sphaericus strain 98/7 internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence.  (215 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no