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SAG 23.83 Chlorococcum spec.

SAG Strain Number:23.83
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorococcum
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Chlamydomonas melanospora Lewin
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:CA, garden soil from Scripps Inst. Oceanogr., La Jolla
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):32.850065 / -117.274915  (300m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1974
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:Lewin C 311 - strain
Deposition by:UTEX
Deposition date:1983
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 2021
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:dioecious, - mating type
 
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:Lewin, R.A. (1975) A Chlamydomonas with black zygospores. Phycologia 14:71-74
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM020121  Chlorococcum sp. SAG 23.83 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1769 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:low survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no