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SAG 24.81 Tetrastrum heteracanthum

SAG Strain Number:24.81
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tetrastrum
Species:heteracanthum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(Nordstedt) Chodat
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:fish pond in Aschau/Celle
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.751646 / 10.267582  (50m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1977
Isolated by:E. Hegewald
Strain number by isolator:Heg 1977-104
Deposition by:E. Hegewald
Deposition date:12.1980
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 2445
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Bock, C. et al. (2013) Classification of crucigenoid algae: phylogenetic position of the reinstated genus Lemmermannia, Tetrastrum spp., Crucigenia tetrapedia, and C. lauterbornii (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). J. Phycol. 49 (2):329-339
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JQ356709  Tetrastrum heteracanthum strain SAG 24.81, 18S ribosomal RNA genes, partial sequence. (1546 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% MetOH; good survival; 21d regrowth
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no