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SAG 612-5 Cosmarium botrytis

SAG Strain Number:612-5
TAXONOMY
Genus:Cosmarium
Species:botrytis
Taxonomic position:Streptophyta - Zygnematophyceae
Authority:Meneghini
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:2, Prague 228
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 612/5; UTEX 302
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
CRYO
Cryopreservation:medium survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO regrowth on Ag
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no