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SAG 6.89 Planktothrix agardhii

SAG Strain Number:6.89
TAXONOMY
Genus:Planktothrix
Species:agardhii
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Gomont) Anagnostidis et Komárek
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Plön, plankton from Plußsee
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):54.183535 / 10.446095  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1969
Isolated by:M. E. Meffert
Strain number by isolator:B 6912P
Deposition by:M.-E. Meffert (Plön)
Deposition date:01.1989
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:able to produce microcystins acc. to Kurmayer et al. (2004) Risk Level 1 > restricted distribution! Handle with care and use specific SAG form for ordering!
 
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:Kurmayer R. et al. (2004) Abundance of active and inactive microcystin genotypes in populations of the toxic cyanobacterium Planktothrix spp. Environmental Microbiology 6 (8):831–841
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:EU266342  Planktothrix agardhii SAG 6.89 microcystin synthetase-associated thioesterase (mcyT) gene, partial cds.  (751 bp)
Sequence Accession:EU266278  Planktothrix agardhii SAG 6.89 C-phycocyanin alpha subunit (cpcA) gene, partial cds.  (211 bp)
Sequence Accession:EU258258  Planktothrix agardhii SAG 6.89 P700 apoprotein subunit Ia (psaA) and P700 apoprotein subunit Ib (psaB) genes, partial cds.  (615 bp)
Sequence Accession:GQ917105  Planktothrix agardhii SAG 6.89 non-ribosomal peptide synthetase (aerB) gene, partial cds.  (343 bp)
Sequence Accession:GQ917082  Planktothrix agardhii SAG 6.89 non-ribosomal peptide synthetase (apnC) gene, partial cds.  (343 bp)
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no