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SAG 20.92 Halochlorococcum saccatum

SAG Strain Number:20.92
TAXONOMY
Genus:Halochlorococcum
Species:saccatum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Ulvophyceae
Authority:Guillard, Bold et MacEntee
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Ulvophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:brackish
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:Florida, Tampa Bay at Pinellas Pt., from red tide in mixohaline water
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):27.800000 / -82.570000  (200m)   View on Google Maps
Year:January 1964
Isolated by:S. J. Erickson
Strain number by isolator:strain Guillard Fla 9
Deposition by:UTEX ( < CCMP)
Deposition date:05.1992
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:1/2 SWES Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:UTEX 2072, CCAP 258/298 as Desmodesmus saccatum
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:taxonomy unclear, strain probably a Desmodesmus relative that resembles Halochlorococcum morphology on full strength seawater medium. pers. comm. T. Proeschold & T. Darienko SAG DB 01/2017
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Guillard, R.R.L. et al. (1975) Four new unicellular chlorophycean algae from mixohaline habitats. Phycologia 14:13-24
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no
Halochlorococcum saccatum

Halochlorococcum saccatum

Halochlorococcum saccatum

Halochlorococcum saccatum

Halochlorococcum saccatum