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SAG 216.80 Distigma gracilis

SAG Strain Number:216.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Distigma
Species:gracilis
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Pringsheim
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:Kt. Z├╝rich, upland moor near Kappel
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1956
Isolated by:H. R. Christen
Strain number by isolator:138-1a as Astasia skadowskii Skuja
Deposition by:H. R. Christen
Deposition date:1968
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsMS
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
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:Pringsheim, E.G. (1942) CONTRIBUTIONS TO OUR KNOWLEDGE OF SAPROPHYTIC ALGAE AND FLAGELLATA. III. ASTASIA, DISTIGMA, MENOIDIUM AND RHABDOMONAS. New Phytol. 41 (3):171 - 205
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AF386637  Distigma gracile strain SAG 216.80 culture-collection SAG:216.80 small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (3675 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no