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SAG 211-40a Lewiniosphaera symbiontica

SAG Strain Number:211-40a
TAXONOMY
Genus:Lewiniosphaera
Species:symbiontica
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Pröschold et Darienko
Variety:
Formerly called:non-authentic strain of Chlorella sorokiniana Shikara et Krauss
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:USA
Locality:
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1957
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:strain C
Deposition by:R. A. Lewin
Deposition date:05.1957
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:+V Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Pröschold T. et al. (2020) Choricystis and Lewiniosphaera gen. nov. (Trebouxiophyceae Chlorophyta), two different green algal endosymbionts in freshwater sponges. Symbiosis
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:Huss, V.A.R. et al. (1999) Biochemical taxonomy and molecular phylogeny of the genus Chlorella sensu lato (Chlorophyta). J. Phycol. 35:587-598
Publication:Ikeda, Taiji et al. (1995) SPECIES-SPECIFIC DIFFERENCES OF PYRENOIDS IN CHLORELLA (CHLOROPHYTA). Journal of Phycology 31 (5):813-818
Publication:Kessler, E. (1976) Comparative physiology, biochemistry, and the taxonomy of Chlorella (Chlorophyceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 125 (3):129-138
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:X73993  18S rRNA gene (2689 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no