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SAG 80.79 Phormidium persicinum

SAG Strain Number:80.79
TAXONOMY
Genus:Phormidium
Species:persicinum
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Reinke) Gomont
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:marine
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:MA Woods Hole, sea water
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):41.526909 / -70.669538  (2000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1953
Isolated by:L. Provasoli and I. J. Pintner
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:L. Provasoli
Deposition date:1977
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:1/2SWES
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 1462/5; UTEX 2425
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:taxonomy unclear: genus Phormidium is polyphyletic acc. to Marquardt et al 2007; Phormidium persicinum is taxonomic synonym of Pseudanabaena persicina (Reinke ex Gomont) Anagnostidis acc. to Anagnostidis 2001
 
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
Publication:Siegesmund, M.A. et al. (2008) COLEOFASCICULUS GEN. NOV. (CYANOBACTERIA): MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CRITERIA FOR REVISION OF THE GENUS MICROCOLEUS GOMONT. J. Phycol. 44 (6):1572-1585
Publication:Marquardt, J. et al. (2007) Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of cyanobacteria assigned to the genus Phormidium (Oscillatoriales) from different habitats and geographical sites. Arch. Microbiol. 187 (5):397-413
Publication:Pintner, I.J. et al. (1958) Artificial Cultivation of a Red-Pigmented Marine Blue-Green Alga, Phormidium persicinum. J. gen. Microbiol. 18:190-197
Publication:Provasoli, L. et al. (1954) Cultural characteristics of Phormidium persicinum, an auxotrophic marine red-pigmented blue-green alga. Rapports et Communication du VIII Congrès International de Botanique 17:39-40
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:EF654085  Phormidium persicinum SAG 80.79 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1481 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM398960  16S rRNA gene (partial), ITS1, 23S rRNA gene (partial), tRNA-Ile gene and tRNA-Ala gene. (625 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM398783  partial 16S rRNA gene (924 bp)
Sequence Accession:AB115963  16S ribosomal RNA, partial sequence (1446 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 5% DSMO; good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no
Phormidium persicinum

Phormidium persicinum