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SAG 72.81 Chloromonas chlorococcoides

SAG Strain Number:72.81
TAXONOMY
Genus:Chloromonas
Species:chlorococcoides
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(H.Ettl et K.Schwarz) Matsukaki, Y.Hara et Nozaki
Variety:
Formerly called:Chloromonas reticulata (Ettl et Schwarz) Proeschold, Marin, Schloesser et Melkonian; Chlamydomonas macrostellata
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Australia
Country:Australia
Locality:cold humid climate, from peat, Macquarie Island
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):-54.615822 / 158.847198  (15000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1966
Isolated by:E. A. Flint
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:H. Ettl
Deposition date:1973
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:3NBBM+V Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 11/109?
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
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
Publication:Matsuzaki R. et al. (2012) A taxonomic revision of Chloromonas reticulata (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), the type species of the genus Chloromonas, based on multigene phylogeny and comparative light and electron microscopy . Phycologia 51 (1):74-85
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:Nozaki, H. et al. (2002) Differences in pyrenoid morphology are correlated with differences in the rbcL genes of members of the Chloromonas lineage (volvocales, chlorophyceae). J. Mol. Evol. 55 (4):414-430
Publication:Morita, E. et al. (1999) Role of pyrenoids in the CO2-concentrating mechanism: comparative morphology, physiology and molecular phylogenetic analysis of closely related strains of Chlamydomonas and Chloromonas (Volvocales). Planta 208 (3):365-372
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JN903986  Chloromonas macrostellata strain SAG 72.81 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1720 bp)
Sequence Accession:DQ015725  Chloromonas macrostellata strain SAG 72.81 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (2031 bp)
Sequence Accession:U70785  Chloromonas macrostellata strain SAG 72.81 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1708 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB084309  chloroplast atpB gene, partial cds. (1128 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB022230  chloroplast rbcL gene, partial cds. (1228 bp)
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CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 10% MetOH; good survival; 30d regrowth
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no