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SAG 612-10 Cosmarium cucumis

SAG Strain Number:612-10
TAXONOMY
Genus:Cosmarium
Species:cucumis
Taxonomic position:Streptophyta - Zygnematophyceae
Authority:Corda
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Streptophyta
Class:Zygnematophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:former Czechoslovakia
Locality:
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1939
Isolated by:K. Ondracek
Strain number by isolator:27, Prague 239
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 612/10; UTEX 298
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:Müller, J. et al. (2007) Assessing genetic stability of a range of terrestrial microalgae after cryopreservation using amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP). Am. J. Bot. 94 (5):799-808
CRYO
Cryopreservation:no survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no