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SAG 9.84 Oogamochlamys gigantea

SAG Strain Number:9.84
TAXONOMY
Genus:Oogamochlamys
Species:gigantea
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Dill) Proeschold, Marin, Schloesser et Melkonian
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlamydomonas gigantea, authentic strain of Chlamydomonas megalis Bischoff et Bold
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:TX, Llano Co., soil from Enchanted Rock
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):30.720588 / -98.687897  (35000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1960
Isolated by:H. W. Bischoff and H. C. Bold
Strain number by isolator:WCr-3-7 as Chlamydomonas megalis
Deposition by:UTEX
Deposition date:02.1983
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:MiEB12
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:UTEX 1492
Agitation resistance:yes
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:Pröschold et al. (2001) Molecular Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of Chlamydomonas (Chlorophyta). I. Emendation of Chlamydomonas Ehrenberg and Chloromonas Gobi, and description of Oogamochlamys gen. nov. and Lobochlamys gen. nov. Protist 152 (4):26
Publication:Bischoff, H.W. et al. (1963) Phycological studies IV. Some soil algae from Enchanted Rock and related algae species. Univ. Texas Publ. 6318:95p.
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:AJ410466  partial 18S rRNA gene (1774 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no