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SAG 379-4 Stichococcus fragilis

SAG Strain Number:379-4
TAXONOMY
Genus:Stichococcus
Species:fragilis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Gay
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:Massachusetts, aquarium
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):41.599527 / -70.581093  (8000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1951
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Hodac, L. et al. (2016) Widespread green algae Chlorella and Stichococcus exhibit polar-temperate and tropical-temperate biogeography. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 92 (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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KX094843  Stichococcus fragilis strain SAG 379-4 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (285 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:n.d. due to fungal contamination
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no