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SAG 26.82 Tetraselmis cordiformis

SAG Strain Number:26.82
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tetraselmis
Species:cordiformis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorodendrophyceae
Authority:(Carter) Stein
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorodendrophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Münster, Schlossgraben near Botanical Institute of Muenster University, ditch at the castle, freshwater bloom
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):51.963599 / 7.609146  (250m)   View on Google Maps
Year:April 1978
Isolated by:B. Surek (leg. M. Melkonian)
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:M. Melkonian
Deposition date:12.1982
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Diat
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAC 0579 B
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:needs Ca ++ and grows better at basic pH (pers. comm. M. Melkonian)
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Marin, B. (2012) Nested in the Chlorellales or independent class? Phylogeny and classification of the Pedinophyceae (Viridiplantae) revealed by molecular phylogenetic analyses of complete nuclear and plastid-encoded rRNA operons. Protist 163 (5):778-805
Publication:Schulze, D. et al. (1987) Immunolocalization of a Ca “-modulated contractile protein in the flagellar apparatus of green algae: the nucleus-basal body connector. Eur J Cell Biol 45:51-61
Publication:Melkonian, M. (1982) Effect of divalent cations on flagellar scales in the green flagellate Tetraselmis cordiformis. Protoplasma 111:221-233
Publication:Melkonian, M. (1979) An ultrastructural study of the flagellate Tetraselmis cordiformis Stein (Chlorophyceae) with emphasis on the flagellar apparatus. Protoplasma 98:139-151
Publication:Melkonian, M. et al. (1979) The eyespot of the flagellate Tetraselmis cordiformis Stein (Chlorophyceae): structural specialization of the outer chloroplast membrane and its possible significance in phototaxis of green algae. Protoplasma 100:183-197
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:HE610165  Tetraselmis cordiformis plastid 16S rRNA gene (partial), 23S rRNA gene (partial), tRNA-Ile gene, tRNA-Ala gene and ITS1, strain SAG 26.82. (4294 bp)
Sequence Accession:HE610130  Tetraselmis cordiformis 18S rRNA gene (partial), 5.8S rRNA gene, 28S rRNA gene (partial), ITS1 and ITS2, strain SAG 26.82. (5822 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no