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SAG 38.84 Eustigmatos polyphem

SAG Strain Number:38.84
TAXONOMY
Genus:Eustigmatos
Species:polyphem
Taxonomic position:Heterokontophyta - Eustigmatophyceae
Authority:(Pitschmann) Hibberd
Variety:
Formerly called:Pleurochloris polyphem
Authentic:yes
Division:Heterokontophyta
Class:Eustigmatophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:Kenya
Locality:Mt. Kenya, 3800 m, soil under Lobelia telekii
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-0.150833 / 37.3075  (30000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1969
Isolated by:H. Pitschmann as Pleurochloris polyphem (leg. H. Gams 1963)
Strain number by isolator:ASIB 207
Deposition by:G. Gärtner (ASIB)
Deposition date:10.1983
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 860/8; ASIB 207
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Fawley K. P. et al. (2014) The diversity and phylogeny of the commercially important algal class Eustigmatophyceae, including the new clade Goniochloridales. Journal of Applied Phycology 26 (4):1773-1782
Publication:TRZCYŃSKA, M. et al. (2014) Genetic and morphological characteristics of two ecotypes of Eustigmatos calaminaris sp. nov. (Eustigmatophyceae) inhabiting Zn– and Pb–loaded calamine mine spoils. Fottea 14 (1):1-13
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:Hibberd, D. J. (1981) Notes on the taxonomy and nomenclature of the algal classes Eustigmatophyceae and Tribophyceae (synonym Xanthophyceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 82 (2):93-119
Publication:Pitschmann, H. (1969) Zwei neue Heterokonten (Pleurochloris polyphem und Heterococcus clavatus) aus Böden der alpinen Stufe des Mt.Kenya. Österr. Bot. Z. 116:486-491
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JX202558  Eustigmatos polyphem strain SAG 38.84 internal transcribed spacer 1, partial sequence; 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence; and internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence.  (745 bp)
Sequence Accession:JX188077  Eustigmatos polyphem strain SAG 38.84 18S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.  (1796 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
Eustigmatos polyphem

Eustigmatos polyphem

Eustigmatos polyphem