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SAG 263-10 Prototheca zopfii

SAG Strain Number:263-10
TAXONOMY
Genus:Prototheca
Species:zopfii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Krüger
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Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
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Locality:probably from Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Baarn-Delft
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Year:1952
Isolated by:received from M. B. Allen
Strain number by isolator:as IV-7.3.6.1
Deposition by:M. B. Allen
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Malz Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 1436; ATCC 16526 both as Prototheca moriformis
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:potentially pathogenic! Risk Level 2 > restricted distribution! Handle with care!
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Wirth H. et al. (2012) MALDI-typing of infectious algae of the genus Prototheca using SOM portraits. Journal of Microbiological Methods 88:83–97
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:Kerfin, W. et al. (1978) Physiological and Biochemical Contributions to the Taxonomy of the Genus Prototheca II. Starch Hydrolysis and Base Composition of DNA. Arch. Microbiol. 116 (1):105-107
Publication:Kessler, E. (1977) Physiological and Biochemical Contributions to the Taxonomy of the Genus Prototheca I. Hydrogenase, Acid Tolerance, Salt Tolerance, Thermophily, and Liquefaction of Gelatin. Arch. Microbiol. 113:139-141
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no