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SAG 39.85 Micromonas pusilla

SAG Strain Number:39.85
TAXONOMY
Genus:Micromonas
Species:pusilla
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Mamiellophyceae
Authority:(Butcher) Manton et Parke
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Mamiellophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:English Channel, surface of the sea
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):50.194485 / -0.505371  (120000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1950
Isolated by:M. Parke
Strain number by isolator:Plymouth 27 (SMBA 288B)
Deposition by:M. Turner (SMBA, Oban)
Deposition date:09.1985
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:SWES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1965/4; UTEX 991
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:recommended for food experiments
 
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
Publication:Lapaille et al. (2010) Atypical Subunit Composition of the Chlorophycean Mitochondrial F1FO-ATP Synthase and Role of Asa7 Protein in Stability and Oligomycin Resistance of the Enzyme. 27 (7):1630-1644
Publication:Manton, I. et al. (1960) Further observations on small green flagellates with special reference to possible relatives of Chromulina pussilla Butcher. J. mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 39:275-298
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no