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SAG 246.80 Euglena gracilis

SAG Strain Number:246.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Euglena
Species:gracilis
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Klebs
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:
Country:
Locality:see wild type locality for SAG SAG 1224-5/15
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1980
Isolated by:L. Provasoli
Strain number by isolator:White strain Mon W2
Deposition by:L. Provasoli
Deposition date:1978
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Eg
Axenic:unclear
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:colourless mutant of SAG 1224-5/15 induced by streptomycin
 
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:Provasoli, L. et al. (1948) Streptomycin-induced chlorophyll-less races of Euglena. Proc. Soc. Exper. Biol. Med. 69 (2):279-282
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no