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SAG 3.75 Chlamydomonas surtseyiensis

SAG Strain Number:3.75
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlamydomonas
Species:surtseyiensis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Uhlik et Bold
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Iceland
Locality:artificial pool on volcanic island Surtsey
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):63.302581 / -20.602641  (700m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1969
Isolated by:D. J. Uhlik and H. C. Bold
Strain number by isolator:1638
Deposition by:R. Starr, Cult. Coll. Ind. Univ. (later UTEX)
Deposition date:02.1975
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:K Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 1796 [dec.?]
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:monoecious
 
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:Uhlik, D.J. et al. (1970) Two new species of Chlamydomonas. J. Phycol. 6 (2):106-110
CRYO
Cryopreservation:very low survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no