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SAG 34-4 Haematococcus capensis

SAG Strain Number:34-4
TAXONOMY
Genus:Haematococcus
Species:capensis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Pocock
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:South Africa
Locality:soil, coll. M. A. Pocock
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1960
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (SAG)
Deposition date:1960
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:3NBBM+V
Axenic:unclear, contamination may be present
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:crosses with SAG 24.96
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Munakata, H. et al. (2016) Phylogenetic Position and Molecular Chronology of a Colonial Green Flagellate, Stephanosphaera pluvialis (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), among Unicellular Algae. J Eukaryot Microbiol 63 (3):340-8
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. (1997) Gametogenese bei einzelligen Grünalgen.
Publication:Pringsheim, E.G. (1966) Nutritional requirements of Haematococcus pluvialis and related species. J. Phycol. 2 (1):1-7
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:LC066322  Balticola sp. TN-2015-5 gene for 18S rRNA, partial sequence, strain: SAG 34-4.  (1743 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no