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SAG 5.93 Chlamydomonas pygmaea

SAG Strain Number:5.93
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlamydomonas
Species:pygmaea
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Reisigl
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:polar
Continent:Arctica
Country:Alaska
Locality:Prudhoe Bay, from melt water sample
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):70.259452 / -148.3461  (50000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:June 1989
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:369-118
Deposition by:UTEX
Deposition date:01.1993
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:K Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:UTEX 2539
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:produces mucilage
 
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, T. et al. (2005) Portrait of a species: Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Genetics 170:1601-1610
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ749619  5.8S rRNA gene, ITS1 and ITS2 (621 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no