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SAG 263-1 Prototheca zopfii

SAG Strain Number:263-1
TAXONOMY
Genus:Prototheca
Species:zopfii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Krüger
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Prototheca chlorelloides Beijerinck; SAG 263-1b
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
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Year:before 1912
Isolated by:M. W. Beijerinck
Strain number by isolator:as Prototheca chlorelloides Beijerinck
Deposition by:CBS Delft NL to E.G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1948
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Malz Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 178
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:potentially pathogenic! Risk Level 2 > restricted distribution! Handle with care!
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Figueroa-Martinez, Francisco et al. (2015) When the lights go out: the evolutionary fate of free-living colorless green algae. New Phytologist 206 (3):972-982
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:von Bergen et al. (2009) Identification of harmless and pathogenic algae of the genus Prototheca by MALDI-MS. Proteomics Clin. Appl. 3:774–784
Publication:Huss, V.A.R. et al. (1999) Biochemical taxonomy and molecular phylogeny of the genus Chlorella sensu lato (Chlorophyta). J. Phycol. 35:587-598
Publication:Sarcina, Mary et al. (1995) DEGRADATION OF ADENINE BY PROTOTHECA ZOPFII (CHLOROPHYTA). Journal of Phycology 31 (4):575-576
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:X74006  P.zopfii plastid gene for 18S small subunit rRNA. (1515 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB097097  Prototheca zopfii gene for 28S rRNA, partial sequence. (586 bp)
Sequence Accession:X63519  18S rRNA gene (1809 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
Prototheca zopfii