SAG logo

SAG 40.91 Characium acuminatum

SAG Strain Number:40.91
TAXONOMY
Genus:Characium
Species:acuminatum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:A. Braun in K├╝tzing
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:Alaska, tundra near Toolik Lake
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):68.627547 / -149.595022  (4000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1990
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:72-23
Deposition by:Lewin, R.A.
Deposition date:02.1990
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KR607492  Characium acuminatum strain SAG 40.91 small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1715 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no