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SAG 2117 Elliptochloris subsphaerica

SAG Strain Number:2117
TAXONOMY
Genus:Elliptochloris
Species:subsphaerica
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(Reisigl) Ettl et Gärtner
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:epilithic (surface of rocks and buildings etc.)
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Schermbeck, Haus Dr. Ammenwerth, Burgstrasse, edge of the woods, rooftile D1
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):51.692792 / 6.869513  (100m)   View on Google Maps
Year:2002
Isolated by:I. Lang
Strain number by isolator:D1e as Elliptochloris spec.
Deposition by:I. Lang (SAG)
Deposition date:2003
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:3NBBM+V Ag
Axenic:maybe axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:identified as E. subsphaerica (Reisigl) Ettl et Gärtner by Darienko et al. 2016
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Darienko, T. et al. (2016) Species concept and nomenclatural changes within the genera Elliptochloris and Pseudochlorella (Trebouxiophyceae) based on an integrative approach. J Phycol
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:Letsch, M. R. et al. (2009) ELLIPTOCHLORIS MARINA SP. NOV. (TREBOUXIOPHYCEAE, CHLOROPHYTA), SYMBIOTIC GREEN ALGA OF THE TEMPERATE PACIFIC SEA ANEMONES ANTHOPLEURA XANTHOGRAMMICA AND A. ELEGANTISSIMA (ANTHOZOA, CNIDARIA). J. Phycol. 45:1127-1135
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:LT560351  Elliptochloris subsphaerica partial 18S rRNA gene, strain SAG 2117. (2440 bp)
Sequence Accession:FJ217380  Elliptochloris sp. SAG 2117 ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, partial cds; chloroplast.  (1093 bp)
Sequence Accession:JF930339  Elliptochloris sp. SAG 2117 strain SAG2117 ribulose 1,5 bisphosphate carboxylase oxygenase (rbcL) gene, partial cds; and tRNA-Met and tRNA-Val genes, complete sequence; chloroplast. (1523 bp)
Sequence Accession:FJ648515  Elliptochloris sp. SAG 2117 18S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence. (1762 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no