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SAG 2025 Chroococcidiopsis spec.

SAG Strain Number:2025
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chroococcidiopsis
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:Hawaii, Ewa Plain: endolithic from a coral rock
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):21.32136 / -157.999284  (6000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1984
Isolated by:B. Büdel
Strain number by isolator:Bü 84.1
Deposition by:B. Büdel
Deposition date:1999
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:BG11 Ag
Axenic:bacterial and fungal contaminations
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Donner, A. (2013) The case of Chroococcidiopsis: New phylogenetic and morphological insights into ecologically important Cyanobacteria.
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:Marin, B. et al. (2007) The ancestor of the Paulinella chromatophore obtained a carboxysomal operon by horizontal gene transfer from a Nitrococcus-like γ-proteobacterium. BMC Evol. Biol. 7 (85)
Publication:Fewer, D. et al. (2002) Chroococcidiopsis and heterocyst-differentiating cyanobacteria are each other's closest relatives. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 23:82-90
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ344554  partial 16S rRNA gene (1464 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM709635  Chroococcidiopsis sp. SAG 2025 partial ribosomal RNA operon, strain SAG 2025. (4673 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no