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SAG 263-6 Prototheca zopfii

SAG Strain Number:263-6
TAXONOMY
Genus:Prototheca
Species:zopfii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Krüger
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Prototheca krügeri Beijerinck ?
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
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Locality:from Xanthoria
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1912
Isolated by:M. W. Beijerinck
Strain number by isolator:as colourless mutant of Chlorella variegata ?
Deposition by:CBS Delft NL to E.G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1948
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Malz Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 329 as Prototheca kruegeri; CCAP 263/6 (dec.)
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:potentially pathogenic! Risk Level 2 > restricted distribution! Handle with care!
 
PUBLICATIONS
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
Publication:Pringsheim, E.G. (1963) Farblose Algen. Ein Beitrag zur Evolutionsforschung. Farblose Algen. Ein Beitrag zur Evolutionsforschung
Publication:Beijerinck, M.W. (1912) Mutation bei Mikroben. In: Beijerinck, M.W. et al. [Eds.] Folia microbiologica: Holländische Beiträge zur gesamten Mikrobiologie I
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no