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SAG 91.80 Tetracystis aplanospora

SAG Strain Number:91.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tetracystis
Species:aplanospora
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Arce et Bold) Brown et Bold
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlorococcum aplanosporum
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:Cuba
Locality:soil near Havana
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):23.080995 / -82.302933  (25000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1968
Isolated by:G. Arce
Strain number by isolator:64
Deposition by:R. M. Brown
Deposition date:1968
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:CCAP 181/9; UTEX 773
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:Del Campo, J.A. et al. (2000) Carotenoid content of chlorophycean microalgae: factors determining lutein accumulation in Muriellopsis sp. (Chlorophyta). Journal of Biotechnology 76:51-59
Publication:Arce, G. et al. (1958) Some Chlorophyceae from Cuban soils. Am. J. Bot. 45:492-503
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:JN903992  Tetracystis aplanospora strain SAG 91.80 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1746 bp)
Sequence Accession:KM020026  Tetracystis aplanospora strain SAG 91.80 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1 and 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence; and internal transcribed spacer 2, partial sequence. (2296 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival, standard 2-step protocol 5% DMSO
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no