SAG logo

SAG 50.79 Nodularia sphaerocarpa

SAG Strain Number:50.79
TAXONOMY
Genus:Nodularia
Species:sphaerocarpa
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Bornet et Flahault
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:France
Locality:Dax, thermal water
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):43.714356 / -1.046963  (800m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1966
Isolated by:R. Pourriot
Strain number by isolator:received from CNRS as M93/1
Deposition by:CNRS CC, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Deposition date:12.1979
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:BG11 Ag
Axenic:bacterial and fungal contaminations
Strain relatives:PCC 7804
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:SAG 50.79 able to produce the cyanotoxin nodularin acc. to Rehacova et al. 2014; for PCC 7804 proven by Beattie et al. (2000), Moffitt et al. (2001), Lyra et al. (2005); restricted SAG distribution! Handle with care.
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Marasco, A. et al. (2016) Weathering of a Roman Mosaic-A Biological and Quantitative Study on In Vitro Colonization of Calcareous Tesserae by Phototrophic Microorganisms. PLOS One 11 (10):e0164487
Publication:ŘEHÁKOVÁ K. et al. (2014) Nodularia (Cyanobacteria, Nostocaceae): a phylogenetically uniform genus with variable phenotypes. Phytotaxa 172 (3):235–246
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:HQ394174  Nodularia sphaerocarpa PCC 7804 strain SAG 50.79 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (420 bp)
Sequence Accession:KF010335  Nodularia sphaerocarpa PCC 7804 strain SAG 50.79 ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, partial cds; chaperonin-like protein (rbcX) gene, complete cds; and ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase small subu (867 bp)
Sequence Accession:KC912774  Nodularia sphaerocarpa PCC 7804 strain SAG 50.79 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1600 bp)
Sequence Accession:KM019930  Nodularia sphaerocarpa PCC 7804 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1461 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes