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SAG 45.91 Oogamochlamys zimbabwiensis

SAG Strain Number:45.91
TAXONOMY
Genus:Oogamochlamys
Species:zimbabwiensis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Heimke et Starr) Proeschold, Marin, Schloesser et Melkonian
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlamydomonas zimbabwiensis
Authentic:no
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 15
Deposition by:M. A. Pocock
Deposition date:1969
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:+V
Axenic:unclear
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:monecious, oogamous, requires vitamin B12
 
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
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
Sequence Accession:AJ410470  partial 18S rRNA gene (1770 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no