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SAG 2.81 Scenedesmus falcatus

SAG Strain Number:2.81
TAXONOMY
Genus:Scenedesmus
Species:falcatus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Chodat
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:Schleswig-Holstein, Plön near Mölln
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1980
Isolated by:T. P. Chang
Strain number by isolator:as S. acuminatus
Deposition by:T. P. Chang
Deposition date:12.1980
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
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
Publication:Verschoor, A.M. et al. (2004) Inducible colony formation within the Scenedesmaceae: Adaptive responses to infochemicals from two different herbivore taxa. Journal of Phycology 40:808-814
Publication:Takeda, H. (1996) Cell wall sugars of some Scenedesmus species. Phytochemistry 42 (3):673-675
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 2-step 5% MetOH, good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no