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SAG 26.84 Gloeothece membranacea

SAG Strain Number:26.84
TAXONOMY
Genus:Gloeothece
Species:membranacea
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Rabenhorst) Bornet
Variety:
Formerly called:Gloeocapsa spec.
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:CA, freshwater
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1965
Isolated by:M. M. Allen
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1430/2 as Gloeocapsa sp.; UTEX 1938 as Gloeocapsa sp.; PCC 6501 reference strain
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:N2-fixing
 
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:Allen, M. M. et al. (1968) Growth and division of some unicellular blue-green algae. J. Gen. Microbiol. 51:199-202
CRYO
Cryopreservation:low survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no