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SAG 59.90 Spirulina labyrinthiformis

SAG Strain Number:59.90
TAXONOMY
Genus:Spirulina
Species:labyrinthiformis
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Gomont
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:France
Locality:Corsica, Calvi, quai-walls of harbour, 1.5 m depth, on Cladophora prolifera, marine
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):42.56544 / 8.757176  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:July 1982
Isolated by:A. Wilmotte
Strain number by isolator:P7 (No. 4 ?)
Deposition by:A. Wilmotte
Deposition date:02.1990
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:1/2SWES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1475/7 as Spirulina subsalsa
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:Nübel et al. 2000: temp. range 10–35°C; carotenoids identified: beta-carotene, isozeaxanthin, zeaxanthin, two unidentified
 
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:Nubel et al. (2000) The halotolerance and phylogeny of cyanobacteria with tightly coiled trichomes (Spirulina Turpin) and the description of Halospirulina tapeticula gen. nov., spec. nov. Syst. Evol. Microbiology 50:1265-1270
Publication:Turner, Seán et al. (1997) Molecular systematics of oxygenic photosynthetic bacteria.
Publication:Wilmotte, A. (1991) Taxonomic study of marine oscillatoriacean strains (Cyanophyceae, Cyanobacteria) with narrow trichomes. I. Morphological variability and autecological features. Algological Studies 64:215-248
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:Y18799  Spirulina sp. strain P7 (SAG 59.90), 16S rRNA gene. (629 bp)
Sequence Accession:AF091109  Spirulina sp. P7 small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1411 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no