Strain Information: 847/1

Division/Phylum: Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta    Class: Xanthophyceae    Order: Mischococcales


Mischococcus sphaerocephalus Vischer (1932)

CCAP 847/1
Isolator: Vischer (1929)
Origin: Freshwater; epiphyte on Oedogonium from botanical garden, Basel, Switzerland
Culture: Medium 3N-BBM+V; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. V.61; SAG 847-1; UTEX 150; ATCC 30592; TYPE CULTURE;
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References [6]   EMBL Links
Whittle SJ & Casselton PJ (1969) The chloroplast pigments of some green and yellow-green algae. British Phycological Journal 4(1): 55-64.
DOI: 10.1080/00071616900650041

Vischer W (1932) Experimentelle untersuchungen (Gallertbildung) mit Mischococcus sphaerocephalus Vischer. Archiv für Protistenkunde 76(2): 257-273.
DOI: none

Ehara M, Kitayama T, Watanabe KI, Inagaki Y, Hayashi-Ishimaru Y & Ohama T (1999) Comprehensive molecular phylogenetic analysis of a heterokont alga (NIES 548) using genes from all three cellular compartments. Phycological Research 47: 225-231.
DOI: 10.1046/j.1440-1835.1999.00166.x

Maistro S, Broady PA, Andreoli C & Negrisolo E (2009) Phylogeny and taxonomy of Xanthophyceae (Stramenopiles, Chromalveolata). Protist 160: 412-426.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2009.02.002

Ehara M, Watanabe KI, Kawai H, Inagaki Y, Hayashi-Ishimaru Y & Ohama T (1998) Distribution of the mitochondrial deviant genetic code AUA for methionine in heterokont algae. Journal of Phycology 34: 1005-1008.
DOI: none

Lohr M & Wilhelm C (1999) Algae displaying the diadinoxanthin cycle also possess the violaxanthin cycle. PNAS 96: 8784-8789.
DOI: none

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016