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SAG 30.93 Chlorococcum oleofaciens

SAG Strain Number:30.93
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorococcum
Species:oleofaciens
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Trainor et Bold
Variety:
Formerly called:Pleurastrum insigne Chodat
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Hessen, Biebergemuend/Spessart, soil from banks of brooklet Kahlquelle (?) strain maybe mistaken/ mixed before deposition at SAG
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):50.121551 / 9.316722  (100m)   View on Google Maps
Year:October 1985 (?)
Isolated by:H. J. Sluiman
Strain number by isolator:CS 5-6 (?)
Deposition by:T. Friedl
Deposition date:10.1993
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:K Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain; OneKP Sample ID: PRIQ; renamed from Pleurastrum insigne Chodat into Chlorococcum oleofaciens Trainor & H.C. Bold acc. to molecular data and Kawasaki et al. 2015, probably mistake already on deposition at SAG acc. to Kawasaki (SAG 06/2016)
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Puginier C. et al. (2024) Phylogenomics reveals the evolutionary origins of lichenization in chlorophyte algae. Nat. Comm. 15 (1):4452
Publication:Goh F.Q.Y. et al. (2019) Gains and losses of metabolic function inferred from a phylotranscriptomic analysis of algae. Sci. Rep. 9:10482
Publication:Feng, J. et al. (2016) Identification and characterization of a symbiotic alga from soil bryophyte for lipid profiles. Biol Open 5 (9):1317-23
Publication:Kawasaki, Y. et al. (2015) Taxonomic revision of oil-producing green algae, Chlorococcum oleofaciens (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), and its relatives. J Phycol 51 (5):1000-16
Publication:Bogen C. et al. (2013) Identification of Monoraphidium contortum as a promising species for liquid biofuel production. Bioresource Technology 133:622-626
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:LT594568  Pleurastrum insigne genomic DNA sequence contains 18S rRNA gene, ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2, 28S rRNA gene, strain SAG 30.93. (692 bp)
Sequence Accession:LT594537  Pleurastrum insigne chloroplast partial tufA gene for elongation factor Tu, strain SAG 30.93. (828 bp)
Sequence Accession:KX782324  Pleurastrum insigne isolate SAG 30.93 small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and large subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequ (676 bp)
Sequence Accession:KX782320  Pleurastrum insigne ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, partial cds; chloroplast. (676 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB983632  Chlorococcum oleofaciens genes for 18S rRNA, ITS1, 5.8S rRNA, ITS2, 26S rRNA, partial and complete sequence, strain: SAG 30.93. (645 bp)
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no