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SAG 2028 Nostoc cf. microscopicum

SAG Strain Number:2028
TAXONOMY
Genus:Nostoc
Species:cf. microscopicum
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
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Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:epilithic (surface of rocks and buildings etc.)
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:South Africa
Locality:Oranje, Bethlehem District, Drakensberg mountains: cave in Clarens sandstone
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-28.506637 / 28.415608  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1991
Isolated by:D. Mollenhauer
Strain number by isolator:1:1-103
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:BG11 Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
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:Fewer, D. et al. (2002) Chroococcidiopsis and heterocyst-differentiating cyanobacteria are each other's closest relatives. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 23:82-90
Publication:Mollenhauer, D. et al. (1994) Approaches to species delimitations in the genus Nostoc Vaucher 1803 ex Bornet et Flahault 1888. Algological Studies 75:189-209
Publication:Büdel, B. et al. (1993) Massenentwicklung von Nostoc c.f.microscopicum in alkalinischem, salzhaltigem Milieu einer Höhe in der Drakensbergen Südafrikas (Golden Gate Highlands National Park). Arch. Protistenk. 143 (2):229-235
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ344563  partial 16S rRNA gene (1461 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no