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SAG 64.90 Asteromonas gracilis

SAG Strain Number:64.90
TAXONOMY
Genus:Asteromonas
Species:gracilis
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Artari
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine
Climatic zone:temperate
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:CA, San Francisco Bay, Leslie Salt Co. Ponds
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):37.499785 / -122.20542  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1955
Isolated by:A. Gibor
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:M. Melkonian
Deposition date:11.1990
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:SWES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 80/2; probably UTEX 635 as Stephanoptera spec.
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:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no