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SAG 217-1a Radiococcus polycoccus

SAG Strain Number:217-1a
TAXONOMY
Genus:Radiococcus
Species:polycoccus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Korshikov) Kostikov et al.
Variety:
Formerly called:Coelastrum microporum ; Coenochloris polycocca
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, garden pond
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.202347 / 0.128345  (9000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1940
Isolated by:E.G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (SAG)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 217/1A; UTEX 280
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Fučíková K. et al. (2012) Revision of the genus Bracteacoccus Tereg (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta) based on a phylogenetic approach. Nova Hedwigia 96 (1-2):15-59
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:JQ259913  Radiococcus polycoccus strain SAG 217-1a ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, partial cds; chloroplast.  (1226 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no