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SAG 2423 Heterococcus viridis

SAG Strain Number:2423
TAXONOMY
Genus:Heterococcus
Species:viridis
Taxonomic position:Heterokontophyta - Xanthophyceae
Authority:Chodat
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Heterokontophyta
Class:Xanthophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:polar
Continent:Antarctica
Country:Antarctica
Locality:between Siegfried Peak and Siegmund Peak
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-77.575232 / 161.765041  (1000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1988
Isolated by:E. I. Friedmann
Strain number by isolator:430/A 801-2 (EIF 430/A 801-2)
Deposition by:E. I. Friedmann
Deposition date:11.1987
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Rybalka, N. et al. (2013) Congruence of chloroplast- and nuclear-encoded DNA sequence variations used to assess species boundaries in the soil microalga Heterococcus (Stramenopiles, Xanthophyceae). BMC Evolutionary Biology 13:39
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JX681154  Heterococcus viridis strain SAG EIF 430/A801-2 isolate EIF 430/A801-2 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (336 bp)
Sequence Accession:JX681209  Heterococcus viridis strain SAG EIF 430/A801-2 PsbA (psbA) gene, partial cds; psbA-rbcL intergenic spacer, complete sequence; ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, complete cds; rbcL-rbcS intergenic spacer, comple (1982 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no