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SAG 61.90 Phormidium spec.

SAG Strain Number:61.90
TAXONOMY
Genus:Phormidium
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Belgium
Locality:River Meuse near Tihange
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):50.535308 / 5.256772  (1300m)   View on Google Maps
Year:April 1984
Isolated by:A. Wilmotte
Strain number by isolator:strain MEU No. 20
Deposition by:A. Wilmotte
Deposition date:02.1990
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:BG11 Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
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
Publication:Siegesmund, M.A. et al. (2008) COLEOFASCICULUS GEN. NOV. (CYANOBACTERIA): MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CRITERIA FOR REVISION OF THE GENUS MICROCOLEUS GOMONT. J. Phycol. 44 (6):1572-1585
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:EU624415  16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence (1480 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% DMSO, very good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no