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SAG 93.79 Tolypothrix distorta

SAG Strain Number:93.79
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tolypothrix
Species:distorta
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:Kützing
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:Europe
Country:Spain
Locality:Mallorca, from a south-exposed wall of porous stones
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):39.631077 / 2.953491  (50000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1961
Isolated by:U. Hess
Strain number by isolator:
Deposition by:U. Hess (Göttingen)
Deposition date:1963
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES Ag
Axenic:fungal contamination
Strain relatives:
Agitation resistance:yes
Special properties:
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Lamprinou, V. et al. (2012) Toxopsis calypsus gen. nov., sp. nov. (Cyanobacteria, Nostocales) from cave 'Francthi', Peloponnese, Greece: a morphological and molecular evaluation. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62 (Pt 12):2870-7
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:Hess, U. (1962) Über die hydraturabhängige Entwicklung und die Austrocknungsresistenz von Cyanophyceen. Arch. Mikrobiol. 44:189-218
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:GQ287651  Tolypothrix distorta SAG 93.79 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1454 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:yes