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SAG 217.80 Astasia torta

SAG Strain Number:217.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Astasia
Species:torta
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:swamp near Illnau, Kt. Z├╝rich
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):47.440744 / 8.707666  (5000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1956
Isolated by:H. R. Christen
Strain number by isolator:139-1/2
Deposition by:H. R. Christen
Deposition date:1968
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsMS
Axenic:bacterial and fungal contaminations
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AF403152  Astasia torta strain SAG 217.80 voucher SAG:217.80 small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (2967 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no