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SAG 54.72 Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

SAG Strain Number:54.72
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlamydomonas
Species:reinhardtii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Dangeard
Variety:
Formerly called:authentic strain of Chlamydomonas smithii Hoshaw et Ettl
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:MA, soil from tobacco land near South Deerfield
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):42.484884 / -72.628241  (7000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1945
Isolated by:G. M. Smith
Strain number by isolator:C-1, 136f-2(-)
Deposition by:R. C. Starr (UTEX)
Deposition date:1969
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:K Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 1062; CC-1373
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:+ mating type, dioecious, formerly assigned authentic strain of Chlamydomonas smithii Hoshaw et Ettl 1966
 
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
Publication:Coleman A.W. et al. (1997) Ribosomal DNA ITS-1 and ITS-2 sequence comparisons as a tool for predicting genetic relatedness. J. Mol. Evol. 45 (2):168–177
Publication:Matsuda, Y. et al. (1987) Cell walls of algae in the volvocales: Their sensitivity to a cell wall lytic enzyme and labeling with an anti-cell wall glycopeptide ofChlamydomonas reinhardtii. Bot. Mag. Tokyo 100 (4):373-384
Publication:Howshaw, R.W. et al. (1966) Chlamydomonas smithii sp. nov. - a chlamydomonad infertile with Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. J. Phycol. 2 (3):93-96
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ749624  Chlamydomonas reinhardtii 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS1 and ITS2, isolate SAG 54.72. (598 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no