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SAG 64.81 Scenedesmus ellipticus

SAG Strain Number:64.81
TAXONOMY
Genus:Scenedesmus
Species:ellipticus
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Corda
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:Europe
Country:Germany
Locality:Stausee Haltern
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):51.747492 / 7.219977  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1976
Isolated by:E. Hegewald
Strain number by isolator:Heg 1976-56
Deposition by:E. Hegewald
Deposition date:12.1980
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12 Ag
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Sciuto, Katia et al. (2015) Chodatodesmus australis sp. nov. (Scenedesmaceae, Chlorophyta) from Antarctica, with the emended description of the genus Chodatodesmus, and circumscription of Flechtneria rotunda gen. et sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 51 (6):1172-1188
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:Verschoor, A.M. et al. (2004) Inducible colony formation within the Scenedesmaceae: Adaptive responses to infochemicals from two different herbivore taxa. Journal of Phycology 40:808-814
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:HG514420  Scenedesmus ellipticus genomic DNA containing ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2, strain SAG 64.81.  (606 bp)
Sequence Accession:HG514370  Scenedesmus ellipticus chloroplast partial rbcL gene for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit, strain SAG 64.81.  (658 bp)
Sequence Accession:HG514399  Scenedesmus ellipticus partial tufA gene for elongation factor tu, strain SAG 64.81.  (843 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% MetOH; good survival; 21d regrowth
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no