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SAG 48.93 Micractinium pusillum

SAG Strain Number:48.93
TAXONOMY
Genus:Micractinium
Species:pusillum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Fresenius
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:France
Locality:isolated from intestine of Culex pipiens larvae after feeding them a water sample from sewagelagoon at Lattes, Montpellier
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):43.5568 / 3.911899  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1989
Isolated by:L. Nicolas
Strain number by isolator:PCC 8953; Lat 01
Deposition by:R. Rippka
Deposition date:10.1993
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12 Ag
Axenic:xenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
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:Luo, W. et al. (2010) Generic concept in Chlorella-related coccoid green algae (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae). Plant Biol. 12 (3):545-553
Publication:Pröschold, T. et al. (2010) Polyphyletic distribution of bristle formation in Chlorellaceae: Micractinium, Diacanthos, Didymogenes and Hegewaldia gen. nov. (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycol. Res. 58 (1):1-8
Publication:Luo W. et al. (2006) Genotype versus Phenotype Variability in Chlorella and Micractinium (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae). Protist 157 (3):315-333
Publication:Krienitz,L. et al. (2004) Phylogenetic relationship of Chlorella and Parachlorella gen. nov. (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae). Phycologia 43 (5):529-542
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AF364102  Micractinium pusillum strain SAG 48.93 culture-collection SAG:48.93 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1773 bp)
Sequence Accession:AY323474  Micractinium pusillum strain SAG 48.93 internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence.  (250 bp)
Sequence Accession:FM205838  Micractinium sp. SAG 48.93 18S rRNA gene (partial), ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2 and 28S rRNA gene (partial), strain SAG 48.93. (2462 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no