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SAG 85.79 Arthrospira platensis

SAG Strain Number:85.79
TAXONOMY
Genus:Arthrospira
Species:platensis
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:(Nordstedt) Gomont
Variety:
Formerly called:Spirulina platensis (Nordstedt) 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:G. Laporte
Strain number by isolator:received from CNRS as M 132/2b
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:UTEX 2340 as Spirulina platensis
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Goiris K. et al. (2014) Detection of flavonoids in microalgae from different evolutionary lineages. J. Phycol. 50 (3):483-492
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:Choi, G.-G. et al. (2008) Induction of axenic culture of Arthrospira (Spirulina) platensis based on antibiotic sensitivity of contaminating bacteria. Biotechnology Letters 30 (1):87-92
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:KM019968  Arthrospira platensis SAG 85.79 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1461 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes
Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis

Arthrospira platensis