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SAG 49.88 Arthrospira maxima

SAG Strain Number:49.88
TAXONOMY
Genus:Arthrospira
Species:maxima
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Setchell et Gardner
Variety:
Formerly called:Spirulina maxima (Setchell et Gardner) Geitler
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Italy
Locality:
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1988
Isolated by:
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:A. A. H. Vieira, Sao Carlos, Brasilien
Deposition date:09.1988
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Spirul
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:filaments no longer spiral
 
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:Barrocal, V.M. et al. (2010) Production of biomass by Spirulina maxima using sugar beet vinasse in growth media. 27 (6):851-856
Publication:Nelissen, B. et al. (1994) Phylogenetic relationships among filamentous helical cyanobacteria investigated on the basis of 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequence analysis. Systematic and Applied Microbiology 17:206-211
Publication:Guglielmi, G. et al. (1993) Main properties that justify the different taxonomic position of Spirulina spp. and Arthrospira spp. among cyanobacteria. Bull Inst Oceanogr Monaco 12:13-23
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:DQ393294  Arthrospira maxima strain SAG 49.88 CpcB (cpcB) and CpcA (cpcA) genes, partial cds. (403 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no