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SAG 213-1b Asterochloris irregularis

SAG Strain Number:213-1b
TAXONOMY
Genus:Asterochloris
Species:irregularis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(Hildreth et Ahmadjian) Skaloud et Peksa
Variety:
Formerly called:Trebouxia irregularis (Chodat) Hildreth et Ahmadjian; Cystococcus humicola
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:phycobiont
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Netherlands
Locality:phycobiont of lichen Physica parietina from bark of elm
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:January before 1890
Isolated by:M. W. Beijerinck
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 213/1B as T. spec.
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
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:Beijerinck, M.W. (1890) Culturversuche mit Zoochlorellen, Lichenengonidien und anderen niederen Algen. Z. Bot. 45-4:725-785
CRYO
Cryopreservation:low survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO regrowth on Agar
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no