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SAG 43.90 Microcystis spec.

SAG Strain Number:43.90
TAXONOMY
Genus:Microcystis
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:Canada
Locality:Ontario, Little Rideau Lake
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):44.669385 / -76.300492  (1500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1954
Isolated by:A. Zehnder
Strain number by isolator:169
Deposition by:EAWAG, Zürich-Dübendorf
Deposition date:06.1986
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Z
Axenic:bacterial and fungal contaminations
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:algae of the genus Microcystis have the potential to produce toxins > restricted distribution! Handle with care and use specific SAG form for ordering toxic or pathogenic material!
 
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:KM020014  Microcystis sp. SAG 43.90 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1496 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no