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SAG 202-2 Ankistrodesmus falcatus

SAG Strain Number:202-2
TAXONOMY
Genus:Ankistrodesmus
Species:falcatus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Corda) Ralfs
Variety:
Formerly called:A. angustus Chodat et Oettli; A. falcatus var. spirilliformis G.S. West
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:pond near Neudorf/Basel
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):51.606211 / 11.119831  (5000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1923
Isolated by:W. Vischer
Strain number by isolator:9
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (< W. Vischer)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 202/2; UTEX 189 as A. angustus
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:Krienitz, L. et al. (2001) TRADITIONAL GENERIC CONCEPTS VERSUS 18S rRNA GENE PHYLOGENY IN THE GREEN ALGAL FAMILY SELENASTRACEAE (CHLOROPHYCEAE, CHLOROPHYTA). J. Phycol. 37 (5):852-865
Publication:Kessler, E. (1980) Physiological and biochemical contributions to the taxonomy of the genera Ankistrodesmus and Scenedesmus. V. Starch Hydrolysis and New Assignment of Strains. Arch. Microbiol. 126 (1):11-14
Publication:Oettli, M. (1927) Recherches expérimentales sur cinq espèces elémentaires d'Ankistrodesmus. Bull. Soc. Bot. Genève 19:1-91
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:X91263  18S rRNA gene (1791 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no