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SAG 2297 Symbiochloris tropica

SAG Strain Number:2297
TAXONOMY
Genus:Symbiochloris
Species:tropica
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Skaloud, Friedl, A.Beck et Dal Grande sp. nov.
Variety:
Formerly called:non-authentic strain of Dictyochloropsis reticulata (Tschermak-Woess) Tschermak-Woess; Myrmecia reticulata
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:subaerial
Climatic zone:tropic
Continent:Asia
Country:Malaysia
Locality:Hulu Kelantan, from a bark sample of an unidentified tree in the tropical secondary lowland rain forest
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):5.342583 / 101.991577  (120000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:September 2000
Isolated by:J. Neustupa
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:P. Skaloud (CAUP)
Deposition date:10.04.2002
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CAUP H 8602
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:assigned from non-authentic strain of Dictyochloropsis reticulata (Tschermak-Woess) Tschermak-Woess into epitype of Symbiochloris tropica Skaloud, Friedl, A.Beck et Dal Grande sp. nov. acc. to Skaloud et al. 2016. SAG 08/2016
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Skaloud, P. et al. (2016) Taxonomic revision and species delimitation of coccoid green algae currently assigned to the genus Dictyochloropsis (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). J Phycol 52 (4):599-617
Publication:Dal Grande F. et al. (2014) Molecular phylogeny and symbiotic selectivity of the green algal genus Dictyochloropsis s.l. (Trebouxiophyceae): a polyphyletic and widespread group forming photobiont-mediated guilds in the lichen family Lobariaceae. New Phytologist 202 (2):455-470
Publication:Škaloud P. et al. (2005) Confocal microscopy of chloroplast morphology and ontogeny in three strains of Dictyochloropsis (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 44 (3):261-269
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:GU017655  Symbiochloris tropica strain CAUP H8602 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1 and 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence; and internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence.  (2331 bp)
Sequence Accession:KC333479  Dictyochloropsis reticulata strain CAUP H8602 18S rRNA gene, partial sequence (963 bp)
Sequence Accession:KC333603  Dictyochloropsis reticulata strain CAUP H8602 rbcL gene, partial cds; chloroplast (694 bp)
Sequence Accession:KC333516  Dictyochloropsis reticulata strain CAUP H8602 18S rRNA gene, partial sequence, ITS 1, 5.8S rRNA gene, and ITS 2, complete sequence; and 28S rRNA gene, partial sequence (690 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% MetOH; no survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no