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SAG 62.90 Hemichloris antarctica

SAG Strain Number:62.90
TAXONOMY
Genus:Hemichloris
Species:antarctica
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Trebouxiophyceae
Authority:Tschermak-Woess et Friedmann
Variety:
Formerly called:Hemichloris antarctica Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Trebouxiophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:cryptoendolithic
Climatic zone:polar
Continent:Antarctica
Country:Antarctica
Locality:Victoria Land, Linnaeus Terrace, Ross desert, cryptoendolithic
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-77.599973 / 161.083338  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:between 1978 and 1982
Isolated by:R. Ocampo-Friedmann
Strain number by isolator:191/A801-149
Deposition by:E. I. Friedmann
Deposition date:1988
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag and TOM Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:psychrophilic (below 20°C) acc. to Tschermak-Woess et al. 1984; transferred from Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae into - Trebouxiophyceae acc. to Letsch & Lewis (2012). (05/2014)
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Darienko, T. et al. (2016) Species concept and nomenclatural changes within the genera Elliptochloris and Pseudochlorella (Trebouxiophyceae) based on an integrative approach. J Phycol
Publication:Letsch M.R. et al. (2012) Chloroplast gene arrangement variation within a closely related group of green algae (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 64 (3):524-532
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:Tschermak-Woess, E. et al. (1984) Hemichloris antarctica, gen. et spec. nov. (Chlorococcales, Chlorophyta), a cryptoendolithic alga from Antarctica. Phycologia 23:443-454
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:HQ317312  Hemichloris antarctica small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1758 bp)
Sequence Accession:HQ317294  Hemichloris antarctica ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, partial cds; chloroplast.  (1267 bp)
Sequence Accession:HG972970  Hemichloris antarctica genomic DNA containing 18S rRNA gene, ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2 and 28S rRNA gene, strain SAG 62.90. (2399 bp)
Sequence Accession:KM020164  Hemichloris antarctica strain SAG 62.90 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1782 bp)
Sequence Accession:JF920117  Hemichloris antarctica strain SAG 62.90 ribulose 1,5 bisphosphate carboxylase oxygenase gene, partial cds; and clp protease proteolytic subunit and cysA sulfate ABC transporter subunit genes, complete cds; chloroplast. (2539 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:low survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no