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SAG 47.80 Monoraphidium contortum

SAG Strain Number:47.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Monoraphidium
Species:contortum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Thuret in de Brébisson) Komárková-Legnerová
Variety:
Formerly called:Ankistrodesmus angustus
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
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Year:1939
Isolated by:M. Lefèvre
Strain number by isolator:C 653/2 as Ankistrodesmus augustus Bernard
Deposition by:CNRS
Deposition date:12.1979
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTCC 626
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Bogen C. et al. (2013) Identification of Monoraphidium contortum as a promising species for liquid biofuel production. Bioresource Technology 133:622-626
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no