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SAG 3.83 Chlorella heliozoae

SAG Strain Number:3.83
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorella
Species:heliozoae
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Pröschold et Darienko
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlorella spec.
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:endosymbiont
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:Canada
Locality:Newfoundland, bog pool in Terra Nova Natl. Park, endosymbiont of the Heliozoan Acanthocystis turfacea
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):48.549342 / -53.938294  (50000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1982
Isolated by:U. G. Schlösser
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:U. G. Schlösser (SAG)
Deposition date:1982
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESFl Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:secretes maltose; requires vitamine B12 and B1; unable to grow on nitrate as nitrogen source; requiring ammonium or organic nitrogen compounds; sensitive to Chlorovirus ATCV-1; resistant to the chloroviruses CVG and PBCV-1.
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Bock C., Krienitz L. et al. (2011) Taxonomic reassessment of the genus Chlorella (Trebouxiophyceae) using molecular signatures (barcodes), including description of seven new species. Fottea 11 (2):293–312
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:Pröschold T. et al. (2011) The systematics of Zoochlorella revisited employing an integrative approach. Environm. Microbiol. 13 (2):350–364
Publication:Luo, W. et al. (2010) Generic concept in Chlorella-related coccoid green algae (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae). Plant Biol. 12 (3):545-553
Publication:Fitzgerald LA1, Graves M.V. et al. (2007) Sequence and annotation of the 288-kb ATCV-1 virus that infects an endosymbiotic chlorella strain of the heliozoon Acanthocystis turfacea. Virology 362 (2):350-361
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:FM205850  Chlorella sp. SAG 3.83 18S rRNA gene (partial), ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2 and 28S rRNA gene (partial), strain SAG 3.83. (3852 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival, standard 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no