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SAG 43.91 Ulvella wittrockii

SAG Strain Number:43.91
TAXONOMY
Genus:Ulvella
Species:wittrockii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Ulvophyceae
Authority:(Wille) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly et B.Wysor
Variety:
Formerly called:Phaeophila wittrockii; Acrochaete wittrockii (Wille) Nielsen
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Ulvophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Helgoland, epipyte on Pilayella littoralis
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):54.188557 / 7.899978  (200m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1989
Isolated by:P. Kornmann
Strain number by isolator:as Phaeophila wittrockii (Wille) Nielsen
Deposition by:P. Kornmann
Deposition date:06.1990
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:SWES
Axenic:bacterial, flagellates and other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:renamed from Acrochaete wittrockii (Wille) Nielsen into Ulvella wittrockii (Reinke) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly et B.Wysor comb. nov. acc. to Nielsen et al. (2013). SAG 07/2017
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Nielsen, Ruth et al. (2013) Revision of the genus Ulvella (Ulvellaceae, Ulvophyceae) based on morphology and tufA gene sequences of species in culture, with Acrochaete and Pringsheimiella placed in synonymy. Phycologia 52 (1):37-56
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:Kornmann, P. (1993) The life history of Acrochaete wittrockii (Ulvellaceae, Chlorophyta). Helgoländer wiss. Meeresunters. 47:161-166
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no