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SAG 2163 Heterococcus virginis

SAG Strain Number:2163
TAXONOMY
Genus:Heterococcus
Species:virginis
Taxonomic position:Heterokontophyta - Xanthophyceae
Authority:Pitschmann
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Heterokontophyta
Class:Xanthophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:polar
Continent:Antarctica
Country:Antarctica
Locality:King Georg Island, soil
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-62.00864 / -58.448181  (35000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:January 2002
Isolated by:N. Rybalka 2006 (coll. M. Olech 2002)
Strain number by isolator:D 1-5 as Heterococcus spec.
Deposition by:N. Rybalka
Deposition date:05.2006
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:3NBBM+V Ag
Axenic:bacterial and fungal contaminations
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Rybalka, N. et al. (2013) Congruence of chloroplast- and nuclear-encoded DNA sequence variations used to assess species boundaries in the soil microalga Heterococcus (Stramenopiles, Xanthophyceae). BMC Evolutionary Biology 13:39
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JX681170  Heterococcus virginis strain SAG 2163 isolate D1-5 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (305 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no