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SAG 202-9 Ankistrodesmus falcatus

SAG Strain Number:202-9
TAXONOMY
Genus:Ankistrodesmus
Species:falcatus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Corda) Ralfs
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, Madingly Brick Pits
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.223633 / 0.040854  (600m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1949
Isolated by:E. A. George
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 202/9; UTEX 187 as A. braunii
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: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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no