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SAG 21.92 Galdieria sulphuraria

SAG Strain Number:21.92
TAXONOMY
Genus:Galdieria
Species:sulphuraria
Taxonomic position:Rhodophyta - Rhodophyceae
Authority:(Galdieri) Merola
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Rhodophyta
Class:Rhodophyceae
Common name:Red Algae - Rhodophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Asia
Country:Taiwan
Locality:Taipei, hot spring at Yangmingshan
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):25.202456 / 121.596158  (1000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1992
Isolated by:J. T. Wu
Strain number by isolator:2746 as Cyanidium caldarium
Deposition by:J. T. Wu
Deposition date:05.1992
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Acid + Glucose Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:requires low pH (2-4) and prefers higher growth temperature (25°C, up to 55°C, opt. 45°C)
 
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:Kondo A. et al. (2004) Phylogenetic analysis of cyanidian algae (Cyanidiales, Rhodophyta), using 18S rDNA gene sequences. Jap. J. Phycol. 52 (Suppl):195-199
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AB091230  gene for 18S rRNA, partial sequence (1776 bp)
Sequence Accession:AF441365  18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (684 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no