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SAG 38.90 Plectonema spec.

SAG Strain Number:38.90
TAXONOMY
Genus:Plectonema
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:Monte Verità, dry rock
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):46.160334 / 8.758696  (3000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1967
Isolated by:A. Zehnder
Strain number by isolator:152b
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:Marasco, A. et al. (2016) Weathering of a Roman Mosaic-A Biological and Quantitative Study on In Vitro Colonization of Calcareous Tesserae by Phototrophic Microorganisms. PLOS One 11 (10):e0164487
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:KM019916  Plectonema sp. SAG 38.90 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1466 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% DMSO, good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no