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SAG 9.99 Distigma proteus

SAG Strain Number:9.99
TAXONOMY
Genus:Distigma
Species:proteus
Taxonomic position:Euglenophyta - Euglenophyceae
Authority:Ehrenberg
Variety:longicauda
Formerly called:
Authentic:yes
Division:Euglenophyta
Class:Euglenophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:Uganda
Locality:Ruwenzori (Rwenzori), mud from Lake Bujuku, 3800 m
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):0.3768144 / 29.893599  (500m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1994
Isolated by:E. Kusel-Fetzmann (leg. Roland Albert)
Strain number by isolator:08 062
Deposition by:D. G. Angeler
Deposition date:03.1997
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ErbsMS
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:type culture of forma: Distigma proteus Ehrenberg var. longicauda Angeler nov. var. f. capitata Angeler nov. f. acc. to Angeler (1999)
 
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:Angeler, D. G. (1999) Distigma proteus var. longicauda var. nov. - a new colourless englenoid described from cultures. Algological Studies 92:19-33
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no