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SAG 835-3 Heterococcus viridis

SAG Strain Number:835-3
TAXONOMY
Genus:Heterococcus
Species:viridis
Taxonomic position:Heterokontophyta - Xanthophyceae
Authority:Chodat
Variety:
Formerly called:Heterococcus chodatii Vischer
Authentic:yes
Division:Heterokontophyta
Class:Xanthophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:subaerial
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:near lake Geneva, subaerial
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):46.206686 / 6.148167  (3000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1908
Isolated by:R. Chodat
Strain number by isolator:Geneva strain 38
Deposition by:E.G. Pringsheim (< W. Vischer 1936 as No. 161 < F. Chodat 1935)
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 835/3, UTEX 346
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Yang,E.C. et al. (2012) Supermatrix data highlight the phylogenetic relationships of photosynthetic stramenopiles. Protist 163 (2): 217-231
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:Maistro, S. et al. (2009) Phylogeny and Taxonomy of Xanthophyceae (Stramenopiles, Chromalveolata). Protist 160 (3):412-426
Publication:Silva, P.C. (1979) Review of the taxonomic history and nomenclature of the yellow-green algae. Archiv für Protistenkunde 121:20-63
Publication:Vischer, W. (1936) Über Heterokonten und Heterokonten-ähnliche Grünalgen (Bumilleriopsis, Heterothrix, Heterococcus und Dictyococcus, Muriella). Ber. Schweiz. Bot. Ges. 45:372-410
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JX681220  Heterococcus viridis strain SAG 835-3 PsbA (psbA) gene, partial cds; psbA-rbcL intergenic spacer, complete sequence; ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, complete cds; rbcL-rbcS intergenic spacer, complete sequen (1982 bp)
Sequence Accession:JX681147  Heterococcus viridis strain SAG 835-3 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (339 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM421003  chloroplast partial rbcL gene (1398 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM421014  chloroplast partial psaA gene (1344 bp)
Sequence Accession:AM490822  partial 18S rRNA gene (1755 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:standard 2step with 5% DMSO; good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no