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SAG 237-1 Chlorococcum infusionum

SAG Strain Number:237-1
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorococcum
Species:infusionum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Schrank) Meneghini
Variety:
Formerly called:Hypnomonas lobata; C. hypnosporum
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1940
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 237/1; CCAO 285
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Bogen C. et al. (2013) Identification of Monoraphidium contortum as a promising species for liquid biofuel production. Bioresource Technology 133:622-626
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no