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SAG 221-2 Chromochloris zofingiensis

SAG Strain Number:221-2
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chromochloris
Species:zofingiensis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Dönz) Fucíková et L.A.Lewis
Variety:
Formerly called:Chromochloris cinnabarina Kol et F. Chodat; authentic strain of Bracteacoccus cinnabarinus (Kol et F. Chodat) Starr
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:soil from Unterengadin
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):46.705498 / 10.401936  (8000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1934
Isolated by:E. Kol and F. Chodat
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (< Vischer No.162 < F.Chodat 1935)
Deposition date:1936
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 221/2; UTEX 56
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:antibacterial activity of duplicate strain CCAP 221/2 (Cannell et al. 1988)
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Steudel, Bastian et al. (2016) Contrasting biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationships in phylogenetic and functional diversity. New Phytologist
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:Fučíková K. et al. (2012) Intersection of Chlorella, Muriella and Bracteacoccus: Resurrecting the genus Chromochloris Kol et Chodat (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta). Fottea 12 (1):83-93
Publication:Steudel B. et al. (2012) Biodiversity effects on ecosystem functioning change along environmental stress gradients. Ecology Letters 15 (12):1397–1405
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
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KF673375  Chromochloris zofingiensis strain SAG 221-2 18S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence. (2085 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no