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SAG 62-18 Polytoma spec.

SAG Strain Number:62-18
TAXONOMY
Genus:Polytoma
Species:spec.
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
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Variety:
Formerly called:P. ellipticum nom. nud.
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Italy
Locality:Dolomites, soil from Klausen-Brixen
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):47.450264 / 12.334016  (2500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1957
Isolated by:Pringsheim E.G.
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:
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CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Pol
Axenic:unclear
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Figueroa-Martinez, Francisco et al. (2015) When the lights go out: the evolutionary fate of free-living colorless green algae. New Phytologist 206 (3):972-982
Publication:Buchheim, M.A. et al. (2013) The blood alga: phylogeny of Haematococcus (Chlorophyceae) inferred from ribosomal RNA gene sequence data. Eur. J. Phycol. 48 (3):318-329
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:U22933  Polytoma ellipticum strain SAG 62-18 18S ribosomal RNA (Rrn18) gene, complete sequence.  (1770 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no