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SAG 23.98 Chlamydomonas pulsatilla

SAG Strain Number:23.98
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlamydomonas
Species:pulsatilla
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Wollenweber
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:Canada
Locality:New Brunswick, from supralitoral rock pool at St. Andrews
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):45.075218 / -67.053394  (1500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1978
Isolated by:J.A. Hellebust and S.H.L. Le Guesley
Strain number by isolator:
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:1/2SWES
Axenic:no
Strain relatives:UTEX 2534
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:unable to utilize nitrate as nitrogen source (see Hellebust et al. 1985)
 
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:Hellebust J.A. et al. (1989) Operation of contractile vacuoles in the euryhaline green flagellate Chlamydomonas pulsatilla (Chlorophyceae) as a function of salinity. Marine Biology 100 (3):373-379
Publication:Hellebust, J.A. et al. (1985) Growth characteristics of the marine rock pool flagellate Chlamydomonas pulsatilla Wollenweber (Chlorophyta). Phycologia 24 (2):225-229
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no