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SAG 90-1 Volvulina steinii

SAG Strain Number:90-1
TAXONOMY
Genus:Volvulina
Species:steinii
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:Playfair
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Africa
Country:South Africa
Locality:Cape Province, soil from De Klip
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):
Year:before 1971
Isolated by:E. G. Pringsheim
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:+V
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:
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:Matsuda, Y. et al. (1987) Cell walls of algae in the volvocales: Their sensitivity to a cell wall lytic enzyme and labeling with an anti-cell wall glycopeptide ofChlamydomonas reinhardtii. Bot. Mag. Tokyo 100 (4):373-384
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no