Strain Information: 1261/9

Division/Phylum: Euglenophyta/Euglenozoa    Class: Euglenophyceae    Order: Euglenales


Monomorphina aenigmaticus (Drezepolski) Nudelman & Triemer (2006)

CCAP 1261/9
Isolator: Droop (1951)
Origin: Freshwater; cow's hoof print, Lyme Regis, Dorset, England, UK
Culture: Medium JM:SE; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub
Other: SAG B1261-9; UTEX 1284 as P. megalopsis; images 1-2 by Bozena Zakrys, Warsaw University; Renamed after Marin et al. 2003.; formerly listed as Phacus megalopsis, Phacus aenigmaticus Drezepolski 1921; syn. P. striatius Lemmermann;
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References [8]   EMBL Links
Milanowski R, Kosmala S, Zakry? B & Kwiatowski J (2006) Phylogeny of photosynthetic euglenophytes based on combined chloroplast and cytoplasmic SSU rDNA sequence analysis. Journal of Phycology 42: 721-730.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2006.00216.x

Esteban GF, Finlay BJ & Clarke KJ (2009) Sequestered organelles sustain aerobic microbial life in anoxic environments. Environmental Microbiology 11: 544-550.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2008.01797.x

Linton EW, Karnkowska-Ishikawa A, Kim JI, Shin W, Bennett MS, Kwiatowski J, Zakrys B & Triemer RE (2010) Reconstructing euglenoid evolutionary relationships using three genes: nuclear SSU and LSU, and chloroplast SSU rDNA sequences and the description of Euglenaria gen. nov. (Euglenophyta). Protist 161: 603-619.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2010.02.002

Fenchel T, Esteban GF & Finlay BJ (1997) Local versus global diversity of microorganisms: Cryptic diversity of ciliated protozoa. Oikos 80: 220-225.
DOI: none

Marin B, Palm A, Klingberg M & Melkonian M (2003) Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of plastid-containing euglenophytes based on SSU rDNA sequence comparisons and synapomorphic signatures in the SSU rDNA secondary structure. Protist 154: 99-145.
DOI: none

Triemer RE & Farmer MA (2007) A decade of euglenoid molecular phylogenetics. In: Unravelling the algae: the past, present and future of algal systematics. Ed. Brodie J & Lewis J. CRC Press : 315-330.
DOI: none

Kim JI, Shin W & Triemer RE (2013) Cryptic speciation in the genus Cryptoglena (Euglenaceae) revealed by nuclear and plastid SSU and LSU rRNA gene. Journal of Phycology 49: 92-102.
DOI: 10.1111/jpy.12032

Müllner AN, Angeler DG, Samuel R, Linton EW & Triemer RE (2001) Phylogenetic analysis of phagotrophic, phototrophic and osmotrophic euglenoids by using the nuclear 18S rDNA sequence. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 51: 783-791.
DOI: 10.1099/00207713-51-3-783

AY626054 (Other)
AJ532432 (SSU (18S))

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016