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SAG 612-8a Cosmarium subtumidum

SAG Strain Number:612-8a
TAXONOMY
Genus:Cosmarium
Species:subtumidum
Taxonomic position:Streptophyta - Zygnematophyceae
Authority:Nordstedt
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:25, Prague 245
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 612/8A; UTEX 305
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Gontcharov, Andrey A. et al. (2011) A Study of Conflict between Molecular Phylogeny and Taxonomy in the Desmidiaceae (Streptophyta, Viridiplantae): Analyses of 291 rbcL Sequences. Protist 162 (2):253-267
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
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:FN432090  Cosmarium subtumidum chloroplast partial rbcL gene for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit, strain SAG612-8a. (1338 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:no survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no