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SAG 228.80 Phacus ocellatus

SAG Strain Number:228.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Phacus
Species:ocellatus
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:(Pringsheim) Marin et Melkonian
Variety:
Formerly called:Hyalophacus ocellatus Pringsheim
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:forest pond
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1959
Isolated by:H. R. Christen
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:H. R. Christen (Winterthur)
Deposition date:1959
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsMS
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1237/1B
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:before 1980 this strain was called SAG 1237-2 clone II of E.G. Pringsheim
 
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:Brosnan, S. et al. (2003) Phylogeny of the photosynthetic euglenophytes inferred from the nuclear SSU and partial LSU rDNA. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53 (4):1175-1186
Publication:Nudelman, M.A. et al. (2003) Phylogeny of Euglenophyceae based on small subunit rDNA sequences: taxonomic implications. J. Phycol. 39 (1): 226-235
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AF445458  Phacus ocellatus voucher SAG:228.80 18S small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (2372 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no