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SAG 32.79 Planktothrix agardhii

SAG Strain Number:32.79
TAXONOMY
Genus:Planktothrix
Species:agardhii
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Gomont) Anagnostidis et Komárek
Variety:
Formerly called:Aphanizomenon gracile
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:France
Locality:Rondeau, calcareous water
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):45.848906 / 2.479345  (200m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1979
Isolated by:M. Tassigny
Strain number by isolator:M4/1a
Deposition by:CNRS CC, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Deposition date:12.1979
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:WEES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:microcystin production not analyzed, but as POTENTIAL risk group 1 organism > restricted distribution! Handle with care and use specific SAG form for ordering!
 
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:Nováková K. et al. (2011) Modulation of gap-junctional intercellular communication by a series of cyanobacterial samples from nature and laboratory cultures. Toxicon 58 (1):76-84
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM019972  Planktothrix sp. PCC 7811 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1465 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no