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SAG 42.88 Dunaliella salina

SAG Strain Number:42.88
TAXONOMY
Genus:Dunaliella
Species:salina
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Dunal) Teodoresco
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Dunaliella bardawil Ben-Amotz et Avron nom. nud.
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine, hypersaline
Climatic zone:
Continent:Asia
Country:Israel
Locality:north Sinai, salt pond near Bardawil Lagoon
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):31.083518 / 33.190842  (30000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1976
Isolated by:A. Ben-Amotz and M. Avron
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:K.-S. Thomson (< M. Avron)
Deposition date:09.1988
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Dun
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 19/30 [?]; UTEX 2538 [?]; ATCC 30861
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:recommended for food experiments
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Assunção, P. et al. (2012) Molecular taxonomy of Dunaliella (Chlorophyceae), with a special focus on D. salina: ITS2 sequences revisited with an extensive geographical sampling. Aquatic Biosystems 2012 8 (2)
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:EF473741  Dunaliella salina strain SAG 42.88 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. (1239 bp)
Sequence Accession:EF473740  Dunaliella salina strain SAG 42.88 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1750 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes