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SAG 44.96 Haematococcus spec.

SAG Strain Number:44.96
TAXONOMY
Genus:Haematococcus
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:H. pluvialis Flotow em. Wille
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:South Africa
Locality:Cape Town, soil from Cape Flats "De Klip"; leg. M. A. Pocock, 1967
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1969
Isolated by:U. G. Schlösser (leg. M.A. Pocock, Grahamstown 1967)
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:U. G. Schlösser (SAG)
Deposition date:1996
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:3NBBM+V Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:taxonomy unclear and strain designated as still undescribed separate species H. spec. by Alleweart et al. 2015 and sistergroup to other HP strains by Pegg et al. 2015, renamed into H. spec in SAG DB. 08/2016
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Caitlin Pegg et al. (2015) Morphological diversity masks phylogenetic similarity of Ettlia and Haematococcus (Chlorophyceae). Phycologia 54 (4):385-397
Publication:Céline C. Allewaert et al. (2015) Species diversity in European Haematococcus pluvialis (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales). Phycologia 54 (6):583-598
Publication:Mudimu O. et al. (2014) Biotechnological screening of microalgal and cyanobacterial strains for biogas production and antibacterial and antifungal effects. Metabolites 4 (2):373-393
Publication:Buchheim, M.A. et al. (2013) The blood alga: phylogeny of Haematococcus (Chlorophyceae) inferred from ribosomal RNA gene sequence data. Eur. J. Phycol. 48 (3):318-329
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
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:MF163244  Haematococcus sp. SAG 44.96 isolate SAG44_96_H3 internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence. (230 bp)
Sequence Accession:MF163243  Haematococcus sp. SAG 44.96 isolate SAG44_96_H2 internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence. (230 bp)
Sequence Accession:MF163242  Haematococcus sp. SAG 44.96 isolate SAG44_96_H1 internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence. (230 bp)
Sequence Accession:MF163241  Haematococcus sp. SAG 44.96 isolate SAG44_96 clone CS002_3 internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence. (230 bp)
Sequence Accession:MF163240  Haematococcus sp. SAG 44.96 isolate SAG44_96 clone CS002_11 internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence. (230 bp)
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 10% MetOH; medium survival; 30d regrowth
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no