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SAG 2047 Stichococcus ampulliformis

SAG Strain Number:2047
TAXONOMY
Genus:Stichococcus
Species:ampulliformis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Handa
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:epiphyte
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Asia
Country:Japan
Locality:Hiroshima Prefecture, Taishaku-kyo Gorge, bark on Cephalotaxus harringtonia
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):34.850016 / 133.23359  (3000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:December 1987
Isolated by:S. Handa
Strain number by isolator:Handa-299(f)
Deposition by:T. Friedl (SAG) < S. Handa
Deposition date:11.12.2003
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:NIES 996
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Hodac, L. et al. (2016) Widespread green algae Chlorella and Stichococcus exhibit polar-temperate and tropical-temperate biogeography. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 92 (8)
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:Eliáš M. et al. (2009) Pseudomarvania, gen. nov. (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae), a new genus for “budding” subaerial green algae Marvania aerophytica Neustupa et Šejnohová and Stichococcus ampulliformis Handa. Fottea 9:169-177
Publication:Handa, S. et al. (2003) A new aerial alga, Stichococcus ampulliformis sp. nov., (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) from Japan. Phycol. Res. 51:203-210
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KX094836  Pseudomarvania ampulliformis strain SAG 2047 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (361 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% MetOH; good survival; 21d regrowth
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no