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SAG 31.96 Arthrospira massartii

SAG Strain Number:31.96
TAXONOMY
Genus:Arthrospira
Species:massartii
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Kufferath
Variety:
Formerly called:Spirulina massartii (Kufferath) Geitler
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:tropic
Continent:Asia
Country:Vietnam
Locality:bloom in freshwater pond in Hanoi, together with Microcystis and green algae
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1994
Isolated by:E. Hegewald, leg. Dang Dinh Kim
Strain number by isolator:Heg 1994-52
Deposition by:E. Hegewald
Deposition date:03.1995
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:WC
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no