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SAG 252.80 Anabaenopsis elenkinii

SAG Strain Number:252.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Anabaenopsis
Species:elenkinii
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Miller
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:tropic
Continent:Africa
Country:Kenya
Locality:Lake Nakuru, natron lake, plankton, from enrichment culture of Arthrospira platensis
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-0.346411 / 36.078701  (7000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1976
Isolated by:E. Hegewald, coll. Vareschi
Strain number by isolator:Heg 1976-80
Deposition by:E. Hegewald
Deposition date:12.1980
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Spirul with BG11 1:1
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:no spiral filaments anymore
 
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:Geiss U. et al. (2001) Detection of the isiA Gene across Cyanobacterial Strains: Potential for Probing Iron Deficiency. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 67 (11):5247-5253
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM020015  Anabaenopsis elenkinii SAG 252.80 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1461 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ311687  Anabaenopsis elenkinii partial isiA gene for CP 43 protein, strain SAG 252.80. (830 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% DMSO, good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no