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SAG 18.81 Desmodesmus costato-granulatus

SAG Strain Number:18.81
TAXONOMY
Genus:Desmodesmus
Species:costato-granulatus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Skuja) Hegewald
Variety:
Formerly called:Scenedesmus costato-granulatus Skuja
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:Peru
Locality:Dpto. Ancash, Laguna Pataccocha
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-13.735206 / -73.112213  (200m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1973
Isolated by:E. Hegewald
Strain number by isolator:Heg 1973-351
Deposition by:E. Hegewald
Deposition date:12.1980
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:small cells, used as feed for Rotatoria
 
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
Publication:Vanormelingen, P. et al. (2007) THE SYSTEMATICS OF A SMALL SPINELESS DESMODESMUS SPECIES, D. COSTATO-GRANULATUS (SPHAEROPLEALES, CHLOROPHYCEAE), BASED ON ITS2 rDNA SEQUENCE ANALYSES AND CELL WALL MORPHOLOGY. J. Phycol. 43:378-396
Publication:Hegewald, E. (2000) New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18
Publication:Kessler, E. et al. (1997) Physiological, biochemical, and molecular characters for the taxonomy of the subgenera of Scenedesmus (Chlorococcales, Chlorophyta). Bot. Acta 110 (3):244-250
Publication:Takeda, H. (1996) Cell wall sugars of some Scenedesmus species. Phytochemistry 42 (3):673-675
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AM228917  5.8S rRNA gene (partial), 28S rRNA (partial) and ITS2 (250 bp)
Sequence Accession:X91265  18S ribosomal RNA gene (1795 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no