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SAG 4.99 Pleurocapsa minor

SAG Strain Number:4.99
TAXONOMY
Genus:Pleurocapsa
Species:minor
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Hansgirg
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:subaerial
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:Namibia
Locality:Namib desert, Henties Baai, hypolithic on a quartz pebble
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-22.118563 / 14.286146  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1988
Isolated by:B. Büdel
Strain number by isolator:Bü 89.12 as Chroococcopsis sp.
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:BG11 Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Donner, A. (2013) The case of Chroococcidiopsis: New phylogenetic and morphological insights into ecologically important Cyanobacteria.
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:Simon, D. et al. (2003) Phylogeny and self-splicing ability of the plastid tRNA-Leu group I Intron. J. Mol. Evol. 57 (6):710-720
Publication:Fewer, D. et al. (2002) Chroococcidiopsis and heterocyst-differentiating cyanobacteria are each other's closest relatives. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 23:82-90
Publication:Büdel, B. (1991) Rock inhabiting blue-green algae / cyanobacteria from hot arid regions. Algological Studies 64:385-398
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AY344769  Cyanoptyche gloeocystis strain SAG 4.99 tRNA-Leu (trnL) gene, intron Group I; chloroplast.  (241 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ344564  16S rRNA gene (1475 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
Pleurocapsa minor

Pleurocapsa minor

Pleurocapsa minor

Pleurocapsa minor

Pleurocapsa minor