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SAG 66.80 Chlorococcum sphacosum

SAG Strain Number:66.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chlorococcum
Species:sphacosum
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Archibald et Bold
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:USA
Locality:MA, Falmouth, soil from sphagnum bog
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):41.569224 / -70.598545  (15000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1970
Isolated by:P. A. Archibald
Strain number by isolator:W1D2
Deposition by:UTEX (probably)
Deposition date:before 1981
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 1787; former SAG 213-15
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Feng, J. et al. (2016) Identification and characterization of a symbiotic alga from soil bryophyte for lipid profiles. Biol Open 5 (9):1317-23
Publication:Kawasaki, Y. et al. (2015) Taxonomic revision of oil-producing green algae, Chlorococcum oleofaciens (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), and its relatives. J Phycol 51 (5):1000-16
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:Archibald, P.A. et al. (1970) Phycological Studies XI. The genus Chlorococcum Meneghini. Univ. Texas Publ. 7015:114 p.
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:LT594564  Chlorococcum sphacosum genomic DNA sequence contains 18S rRNA gene, ITS1, 5.8S rRNA gene, ITS2, 28S rRNA gene, strain SAG 66.80. (688 bp)
Sequence Accession:LT594547  Chlorococcum sphacosum chloroplast partial rbcL gene for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit, strain SAG 66.80. (694 bp)
Sequence Accession:LT594533  Chlorococcum sphacosum chloroplast partial tufA gene for elongation factor Tu, strain SAG 66.80. (820 bp)
Sequence Accession:KM020102  Chlorococcum sphacosum strain SAG 66.80 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1771 bp)
Sequence Accession:JN968580  Chlorococcum sphacosum strain SAG 66.80 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1743 bp)
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no