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SAG 36.87 Gloeothece rupestris

SAG Strain Number:36.87
TAXONOMY
Genus:Gloeothece
Species:rupestris
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Lyngbye) Bornet
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:tropic
Continent:Africa
Country:Cameroon
Locality:Yaoundé, wet gneiss stone wall
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):3.869735 / 11.516991  (10000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1951
Isolated by:A. Zehnder
Strain number by isolator:73 (1950/51?)
Deposition by:EAWAG Zürich-Dübendorf
Deposition date:06.1986
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:fungal 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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:U96444  Gloeothece rupestris strain SAG 36.87 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (596 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no