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SAG 212-1 Chlorochytrium spec.

SAG Strain Number:212-1
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorochytrium
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:
Continent:Asia
Country:India
Locality:soil
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1954
Isolated by:O. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:O. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 212/1; CAUP H 6905
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:acc. to Skaloud et al. (2013) this strain belongs to the polyphyletic genus Neospongiococcum.
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Skaloud P. et al. (2013) Morphology and phylogenetic position of the freshwater green microalgae Chlorochytrium (Chlorophyceae) and Scotinosphaera (Skotinosphaerales, ord. nov., Ulvophyceae). J. Phycol. 49 (1):115-129
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM020057  Chlorochytrium sp. SAG 212-1 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (3717 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no