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SAG 4.91 Aphanochaete elegans

SAG Strain Number:4.91
TAXONOMY
Genus:Aphanochaete
Species:elegans
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Tupa
Variety:minor
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:epiphyte
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:TX, San Marcos River, epiphyte on Sagittaria, as var. minor Tupa
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):29.885788 / -97.935698  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1991
Isolated by:D. D. Tupa
Strain number by isolator:DDT-15
Deposition by:UTEX
Deposition date:10.1990
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12 Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 2124
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Caisová L. et al. (2011) Polyphyly of Chaetophora and Stigeoclonium within the Chaetophorales (Chlorophyceae), revealed by sequence comparisons of nuclear-encoded SSU rRNA genes. J. Phycol. 47 (1):164-177
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:Tupa, D.D. (1974) An investigation of certain chaetophoralean algae. Nova Hedwigia 46:155p.
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:FN824398  Aphanochaete elegans partial 18S rRNA gene, culture collection SAG:4.91. (1775 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% MetOH; low survival; 42d regrowth
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no