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SAG 211-40c Choricystis parasitica

SAG Strain Number:211-40c
TAXONOMY
Genus:Choricystis
Species:parasitica
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(K. Brandt) Pröschold et Darienko
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlorella sorokiniana Shihira et Krauss
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:endosymbiont
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:MA, Manumet Beach, endosymbiont from Spongilla lacustris
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):41.715468 / -70.615511  (2500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1956
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:strain F; "197"
Deposition by:R. A. Lewin
Deposition date:05.1957
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:+V Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CAUP H 1984
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:secretes glucose; renamed from Chlorella sorokiniana Shihira et Krauss as neotype culture of Choricystis parasitica (K. Brandt) Pröschold et Darienko comb. nov. acc. to Pröschold et al. 2011. SAG 04/2014
 
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:Pröschold T. et al. (2011) The systematics of Zoochlorella revisited employing an integrative approach. Environm. Microbiol. 13 (2):350–364
Publication:Fischer, A. et al. (1989) Glucose excretion by the symbiotic Chlorella of Spongilla fluviatilis. Planta 179:251-256
Publication:Kessler, E. (1976) Comparative physiology, biochemistry, and the taxonomy of Chlorella (Chlorophyceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 125 (3):129-138
Publication:Kessler, E. (1972) Physiologische und biochemische Beiträge zur Taxonomie der Gattung Chlorella VII. Die Thermophilie von Chlorella vulgaris f. tertia Fott et Nováková. Archiv für Mikrobiologie 87 (3):243-248
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:FN298929  Choricystis sp. TP-2009 18S rRNA gene (partial), ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2 and 28S rRNA gene (partial), strain SAG 211-40c. (2479 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival, standard 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no