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SAG 40.86 Neocystis brevis

SAG Strain Number:40.86
TAXONOMY
Genus:Neocystis
Species:brevis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(Vischer) Kostikov et Hoffmann
Variety:
Formerly called:Ellipsoidion parvum Reisigl (Eustigmatophyceae)
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Austria
Locality:Ötztaler Alpen, mineral. soil from top of Kreuzspitze, 3457 m
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):46.816391 / 10.870278  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:about 1960
Isolated by:H. Reisigl
Strain number by isolator:as authentic strain of Ellipsoidion parvum Reisigl (Eustigmatophyceae)
Deposition by:CCALA as A 295
Deposition date:04.1986
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCALA A 295
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:recommended for mass culture
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:ELIÁŠ, M. et al. (2012) A case of taxonomic inflation in coccoid algae: Ellipsoidion parvum and Neocystis vischeri are conspecific with Neocystis (=Nephrodiella) brevis (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae) . Phytotaxa 76 (2):15–27
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:Reisigl, H. (1964) Zur Systematik und Ökologie alpiner Bodenalgen. Österr. Bot. Z. 111:402-499
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JQ920364  Neocystis brevis strain SAG 40.86 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (2469 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no