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SAG 44.91 Oogamochlamys gigantea

SAG Strain Number:44.91
TAXONOMY
Genus:Oogamochlamys
Species:gigantea
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Dill) Proeschold, Marin, Schloesser et Melkonian
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlamydomonas gigantea
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:South Africa
Locality:Cape Town, soil from Cape Flats "De Klip"; leg. M. A. Pocock, 1965
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:December 1965
Isolated by:U. G. Schlösser (coll. M.A. Pocock)
Strain number by isolator:clone Pleio 41
Deposition by:M. A. Pocock
Deposition date:1969
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:+V
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:monoecious, oogamous, epitype of Oogamochlamys gigantea
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Lemieux, C. et al. (2015) Chloroplast phylogenomic analysis of chlorophyte green algae identifies a novel lineage sister to the Sphaeropleales (Chlorophyceae). BMC Evol Biol 15:264
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:Borza T. et al. (2009) MITOCHONDRIAL DNA IN THE OOGAMOCHLAMYS CLADE (CHLOROPHYCEAE): HIGH GC CONTENT AND UNIQUE GENOME ARCHITECTURE FOR GREEN ALGAE. J. Phycol. 45 (6):1323-1334
Publication:Pröschold et al. (2001) Molecular Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of Chlamydomonas (Chlorophyta). I. Emendation of Chlamydomonas Ehrenberg and Chloromonas Gobi, and description of Oogamochlamys gen. nov. and Lobochlamys gen. nov. Protist 152 (4):26
Publication:Pröschold, T. (1997) Gametogenese bei einzelligen Grünalgen.
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequencing Project:PRJNA304858  Oogamochlamys gigantea culture-collection SAG:44.91 chloroplast, complete genome
Sequence Accession:DQ015757  Oogamochlamys gigantea strain SAG 44.91 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (3228 bp)
Sequence Accession:FJ393038  Oogamochlamys gigantea strain SAG 44.91 apocytochrome b (cob) gene, partial cds; mitochondrial.  (561 bp)
Sequence Accession:NC_028580  Oogamochlamys gigantea culture-collection SAG:44.91 chloroplast, complete genome. (254077 bp)
Sequence Accession:KT625412  Oogamochlamys gigantea culture-collection SAG:44.91 chloroplast, complete genome. (254077 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ410465  partial 18S rRNA gene (1774 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
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