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SAG 463-2 Leptosira terrestris

SAG Strain Number:463-2
TAXONOMY
Genus:Leptosira
Species:terrestris
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:(Fritsch et John) Printz
Variety:
Formerly called:Pleurastrum terrestre Fritsch et John
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:soil, coll. R. P. John
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1940
Isolated by:Pringsheim E.G.
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 463/2; UTEX 333 both as Pleurastrum terrestre
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
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:Müller, J. et al. (2007) Assessing genetic stability of a range of terrestrial microalgae after cryopreservation using amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP). Am. J. Bot. 94 (5):799-808
Publication:Nyati, S. et al. (2007) Fine structure and phylogeny of green algal photobionts in the microfilamentous genus Psoroglaena (Verrucariaceae, lichen-forming ascomycetes). Plant Biol (Stuttg) 9 (3):390-9
Publication:Friedl, T. (1996) Evolution of the polyphyletic genus Pleurastrum (Chlorophyta): inferences from nuclear-encoded ribosomal DNA sequences and motile cell ultrastructure. Phycologia 35 (5):456-469
Publication:Fritsch, F.E. et al. (1942) An ecological and taxonomic study of the algae of British soils. II. Consideration of the species observed. Ann. Bot. 6:371-395
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AY344783  Pleurastrum terricola strain SAG 463-2b tRNA-Leu (trnL) gene, intron Group I; chloroplast.  (491 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM260455  partial 26S rRNA gene (483 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM260448  chloroplast partial rbcL gene (1144 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival, standard 10% MetOH; low survival 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no
Leptosira terrestris

Leptosira terrestris

Leptosira terrestris

Leptosira terrestris

Leptosira terrestris

Leptosira terrestris