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SAG 4.93 Chlorogonium capillatum

SAG Strain Number:4.93
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorogonium
Species:capillatum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Nozaki, Watanabe et Aizawa
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlorogonium tetragamum Bohlin
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:MA, Leverett, mud from Atkins Reservoir
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):42.422617 / -72.485157  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1967
Isolated by:P. Kugrens
Strain number by isolator:RJ-3
Deposition by:UTEX
Deposition date:01.1993
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Eg Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:NIES 750; UTEX 1643 as C. tetragamum
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Buchheim, M.A. et al. (2013) The blood alga: phylogeny of Haematococcus (Chlorophyceae) inferred from ribosomal RNA gene sequence data. Eur. J. Phycol. 48 (3):318-329
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:Nakada, T. et al. (2007) Re-evaluation of three Chlorogonium (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) species based on 18S ribosomal RNA gene phylogeny. Eur. J. Phycol. 42 (2):177-182
Publication:Fredersdorf, J. (2003) Molekulare Identifizierung und Kryokonservierung von grĂ¼nen Flagellaten der Gattung Chlorogonium. :101
Publication:Nozaki, H. et al. (1998) Toward a natural system of species in Chlorogonium (Volvocales, Chlorophyta) : A combined analysis of morphical and rbcL gene sequence data. J. Phycol. 34:1024-1037
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AB278620  gene for 18S ribosomal RNA, partial sequence (1687 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB010239  chloroplast rbcL DNA for large subunit of ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase, partial cds (1128 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:no survival; standard 2-step protocol 10% DMSO in ESP medium
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no