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SAG 217-3 Coelastrum proboscideum

SAG Strain Number:217-3
TAXONOMY
Genus:Coelastrum
Species:proboscideum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Bohlin
Variety:gracile
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:Neudorf, small pond
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):51.606211 / 11.119831  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1924
Isolated by:W. Vischer
Strain number by isolator:15
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim ( < W. Vischer 1936)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 217/3; UTEX 184; ATCC 30410
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:Hegewald, E. et al. (2010) ITS2 sequence-structure phylogeny in the Scenedesmaceae with special reference to Coelastrum (Chlorophyta, Chlorophyceae), including the new genera Comasiella and Pectinodesmus. Phycologia 49 (4):325-335
Publication:Del Campo, J.A. et al. (2000) Carotenoid content of chlorophycean microalgae: factors determining lutein accumulation in Muriellopsis sp. (Chlorophyta). Journal of Biotechnology 76:51-59
Publication:Vischer, W. (1927) Zur Biologie von Coelastrum proboscideum und einigen anderen Gr√ľnalgen. Verhandl. Naturforsch. Ges. Basel 38:386-415
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:GQ375099  Coelastrum proboscideum var. gracile strain SAG 217-3 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 (2879 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no