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SAG 276-4b Desmodesmus communis

SAG Strain Number:276-4b
TAXONOMY
Genus:Desmodesmus
Species:communis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Hegewald) Hegewald
Variety:
Formerly called:Scenedesmus quadricauda; Scenedesmus communis Hegewald
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Cambridge, garden basin
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):52.202347 / 0.128345  (9000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:August 1940
Isolated by:Pringsheim E.G.
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 276/4B as Scenedesmus communis; UTEX 76; ATCC 30428 both as Scenedesmus quadricauda
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:recommended for schools
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Marasco, A. et al. (2016) Weathering of a Roman Mosaic-A Biological and Quantitative Study on In Vitro Colonization of Calcareous Tesserae by Phototrophic Microorganisms. PLOS One 11 (10):e0164487
Publication:Steudel, Bastian et al. (2016) Contrasting biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationships in phylogenetic and functional diversity. New Phytologist
Publication:Steudel B. et al. (2012) Biodiversity effects on ecosystem functioning change along environmental stress gradients. Ecology Letters 15 (12):1397–1405
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:Hegewald, E. (2000) New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
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