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SAG 84.79 Arthrospira maxima

SAG Strain Number:84.79
TAXONOMY
Genus:Arthrospira
Species:maxima
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Setchell et Gardner
Variety:
Formerly called:Spirulina maxima (Setchell et Gardner) Geitler
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:Chad
Locality:natron lake
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):14.306969 / 18.581542  (800000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1963
Isolated by:M. Lefèvre
Strain number by isolator:received from CNRS as M 132/1
Deposition by:CNRS CC, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Deposition date:12.1979
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:Spirul
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1475/9; UTEX 2342 as Spirulina maxima
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Mudimu O. et al. (2014) Biotechnological screening of microalgal and cyanobacterial strains for biogas production and antibacterial and antifungal effects. Metabolites 4 (2):373-393
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:Volk R.-B. (2008) Screening of microalgae for species excreting norharmane, a manifold biologically active indole alkaloid. Microbiological Research 163 (1):307-313
Publication:Volk, Rainer- B. (2005) Screening of microalgal culture media for the presence of algicidal compounds and isolation and identification of two bioactive metabolites, excreted by the cyanobacteria Nostoc insulare and Nodularia harveyana. Journal of Applied Phycology 17 (4):339-347
Publication:Scheldeman, P. et al. (1999) Arthrospira ('Spirulina') strains from four continents are resolved into only two clusters, based on amplified ribosomal DNA restriction analysis of the internally transcribed spacer. FEMS Microbiology Letters 172 (2):213-222
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SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ292323  Arthrospira maxima 16S rRNA gene (partial), tRNA-Ile gene, ITS1, tRNA-Ala gene and 23S rRNA gene (partial), strain SAG 84.79. (475 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
Arthrospira maxima

Arthrospira maxima

Arthrospira maxima

Arthrospira maxima

Arthrospira maxima

Arthrospira maxima