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SAG 25.72 Chlamydomonas sphaeroides

SAG Strain Number:25.72
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlamydomonas
Species:sphaeroides
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Gerloff
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Chlamydomonas iyengarii Mitra
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Asia
Country:India
Locality:soil, coll. A. K. Mitra
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1947
Isolated by:O. Pringsheim (coll. A. K. Mitra)
Strain number by isolator:former strain no. SAG 11-14
Deposition by:R. C. Starr (UTEX)
Deposition date:1971
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:+V Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 221; CCAP 11/14 [dec.]
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Takashi NAKADA et al. (2016) 18S Ribosomal RNA Gene Phylogeny of a Colonial Volvocalean Lineage (Tetrabaenaceae-Goniaceae-Volvocaceae, Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) and Its Close Relatives. J. Jpn. Bot. 91:345-354
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:Buchheim, Mark A. et al. (1996) Phylogeny of the Chlamydomonadales (Chlorophyceae): A Comparison of Ribosomal RNA Gene Sequences from the Nucleus and the Chloroplast. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 5 (2):391-402
Publication:Turmel M. et al. (1993) Analysis of the Chloroplast Large Subunit Ribosomal RNA Gene from 17 Chlamydomonas Taxa Three Internal Transcribed Spacers and 12 Group I Intron Insertion Sites. Journal of Molecular Biology 232 (2):446-467
Publication:Mitra, A.K. (1950) A peculiar method of sexual reproduction in certain new members of the Chlamydomonadaceae. Hydrobiol. 2:209-216
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:LC086339  Chlamydomonas sphaeroides gene for 18S rRNA, partial sequence, strain: SAG 25.72. (1743 bp)
Sequence Accession:L43354  Chlamydomonas iyengarii chloroplast large subunit ribosomal RNA (rrnL) gene.  (3923 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no