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SAG 98.80 Tetracystis tetraspora

SAG Strain Number:98.80
TAXONOMY
Genus:Tetracystis
Species:tetraspora
Taxonomic position:Chlorophyta - Chlorophyceae
Authority:(Arce et Bold) Brown et Bold
Variety:
Formerly called:Chlorococcum tetrasporum
Authentic:yes
Division:Chlorophyta
Class:Chlorophyceae
Common name:Green Algae - Chlorophytes
ORIGIN
General habitat:soil
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:Cuba
Locality:soil from Havana
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):23.080995 / -82.302933  (25000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:before 1958
Isolated by:G. Arce
Strain number by isolator:59A
Deposition by:R. M. Brown
Deposition date:1968
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ESP Ag
Axenic:axenic
Strain relatives:UTEX 780
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:JN968582  Tetracystis tetraspora strain SAG 98.80 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.  (1743 bp)
Sequence Accession:KM020024  Tetracystis tetraspora strain SAG 98.80 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 26S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (2442 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:good survival
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no