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SAG 5.95 Scenedesmus rubescens

SAG Strain Number:5.95
TAXONOMY
Genus:Scenedesmus
Species:rubescens
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Dangeard) Kessler et al.
Variety:
Formerly called:Halochlorella rubescens Dangeard; Chlorella fusca var. rubescens Kessler et al. 1968
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:France
Locality:near Bordeaux, from a culture of a brown alga
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:1965
Isolated by:F. Dangeard
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:E. Kessler (
Deposition date:02.1995
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 232/1 (as Chlorella emersonii var. rubescens Fott & Novakova)
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:taxonomy needs revision, strain cluster with genus Acutodesmus in ITS2, rbcL and tufA phylogenies. Scutio et al. (2015)
 
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:Görs M. et al. (2010) THE POTENTIAL OF ERGOSTEROL AS CHEMOTAXONOMIC MARKER TO DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN ‘‘CHLORELLA’’ SPECIES (CHLOROPHYTA). J. Phycol. 46:1296–1300
Publication:Kessler, E. et al. (1997) Physiological, biochemical, and molecular characters for the taxonomy of the subgenera of Scenedesmus (Chlorococcales, Chlorophyta). Bot. Acta 110 (3):244-250
Publication:Huss, V.A.R. et al. (1993) There is an ecological basis for host/symbiont specificity in Chlorella/Hydra symbioses. Endocyt. Cell Res. 10 (1-2):35-46
Publication:Kümmel, H. et al. (1980) Physiological and Biochemical Contributions to the Taxonomy of the Genus Chlorella. XIII. Serological Studies . Arch. Microbiol. 126 (1):15-19
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:HG514422  Scenedesmus rubescens genomic DNA containing ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2, 28S rRNA gene, strain SAG 5.95.  (659 bp)
Sequence Accession:HG514373  Scenedesmus rubescens chloroplast partial rbcL gene for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit, strain SAG 5.95.  (741 bp)
Sequence Accession:HG514402  Scenedesmus rubescens partial tufA gene for elongation factor tu, strain SAG 5.95.  (878 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival, standard 10% MetOH
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no