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SAG 18.89 Microglena redcarensis

SAG Strain Number:18.89
TAXONOMY
Genus:Microglena
Species:redcarensis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Nakada et Takahashi
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlamydomonas subehrenbergii Butcher
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:brackish
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Yorkshire, Redcar, brackish
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):54.606353 / -1.065123  (1000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1960
Isolated by:R. W. Butcher
Strain number by isolator:YKB1.BC 110/2
Deposition by:CCAP (as CCAP 11/88)
Deposition date:07.1986
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:1/2SWES Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 11/88
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:non-authentic strain of Chlamydomonas subehrenbergii Butcher renamed into authentic strain of Microglena redcarensis spec. nov. Nakada et Takahashi acc. to Nakada et al. 2018. SAG 09/2018
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Nakada T. et al. (2018) Microglena redcarensis sp. nov. (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), a brackish water chlamydomonad with contractile vacuoles. Phycol. Res.
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:LC214872  Microglena redcarensis genes for 5.8S rRNA, ITS2, 28S rRNA, partial and complete sequence, strain: SAG 18.89. (452 bp)
Sequence Accession:LC214871  Microglena redcarensis gene for 18S rRNA, partial sequence, strain: SAG 18.89. (1748 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:no survival; standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no