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SAG 56.72 Chlorococcum elkhartiense

SAG Strain Number:56.72
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorococcum
Species:elkhartiense
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Archibald et Bold
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlamydomonas sphagnophila
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:United Kingdom
Locality:Scotland, Island of Mull, from peaty ditch
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):56.417201 / -5.900266  (1000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1951
Isolated by:R. A. Lewin
Strain number by isolator:DD1-174
Deposition by:R. C. Starr (UTEX)
Deposition date:1971
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 11/57 as Chlamydomonas sp.; UTEX 293
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no