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SAG 860-3 Pleurochloris meiringensis

SAG Strain Number:860-3
TAXONOMY
Genus:Pleurochloris
Species:meiringensis
Taxonomic position:Heterokontophyta - Xanthophyceae
Authority:Vischer
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Heterokontophyta
Class:Xanthophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Switzerland
Locality:Berner Oberland, Aareschlucht at Meiringen, green biofilm on splinter of Protogyn-rock, 620 m.a.s.l.
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):46.721329 / 8.1817284  (1000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1945
Isolated by:W. Vischer
Strain number by isolator:368
Deposition by:W. Vischer
Deposition date:1954
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 860/3; UTEX 311
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:
 
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:Negrisolo, E. et al. (2004) Morphological convergence characterizes the evolution of Xanthophyceae (Heterokontophyta): evidence from nuclear SSU rDNA and plastidial rbcL genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 33 (1):156-170
Publication:Vischer, W. (1945) Heterokonten aus alpinen Böden, speziell dem schweizerischen Nationalpark. Erg. wiss. Untersuchgg. Schweiz. Nationalparkes N.F. 1:481-511
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:EF455970  Pleurochloris meiringensis strain SAG 860-3 psbA-rbcL intergenic spacer, partial sequence; ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit (rbcL) gene, complete cds; rbcL-rbcS intergenic spacer, complete sequence; and ribulose-1,5-bisph (2269 bp)
Sequence Accession:AJ579567  Pleurochloris meiringensis chloroplast partial rbcL gene for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase. (1422 bp)
Sequence Accession:AF109728  18S rRNA gene, complete sequence (1788 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no