When: 2013-05-25

Collection location: Nevada Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

Notes:
Algae cultured on agar from Letharia collected in the sierras by Alex Smith.

Microscopy videos here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dIT80aA2fk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYUYFIIZnF4

ITS sequence:

GCGTCCTGCACAACGCATTTGAAAGCATAGCGGGCAACGAAGGCATGCAACCGGCAAAGGTCACCTACCAAATCGGAACTCGCCCTTCCCTTGTAGGAAAGCAGCTCCCAAAGCGTGAATGAATTTCAGCTGACCGGCAACCTGCAAGGTAATCCGGACAGCCAGATCCAACTGCCTTTACATTGAATTCACAGTGTAAATTTAGTTGAGGGTAGTAGCCGACGCTGAGGCAGACATGCTCTTGGCCGAGGCCTCGAGCGCAATTTGCGTTCAAAGATTCGATGGTTCACGGAATTCTGCAATTCACACTACGTATCGCATTTCGCTGCGTTCTTCATCGTTACGGGAGCCAAGATATCCGTTGTTGAGAGTTGTTTTTAGTTATTCAGCCTACAGCCAGCAAGCCAGCCAGTAGAACCGTCTTCAGAAAAAATACTTTGAAGTGTTTGAAGCCACCCCTCACAACCAGTAAACCTTCAAGCTTGAAAGGCAAAAAGGTCCCAATTGATATTGGACCCGCCCAGCCAAGTCAACTGACACCAAAAGGAGCCAGCCCCTGACCTGCGCATCCAAAGGACGCTCCCCAAGAGGAACTGCTCACAATGGAAGGGCATAAGTAAGTTCGCGGTGTGGATACGATAGATTCAATGATCCTTCCGCAGGTTCaCCCTACGGAAGG

LSU sequence:

caTATCAaTAAGCGGAGGAAAAGAAACTAACTAGGATTCCCTTAGTAGCGGCGAGCGAACCGGGACCAGCCCAACTTGTAAATCATTAGCCTTCGGCTAATTGAATTGTAGTCTCAAGATGCGTTCTCTGCGGCGAGCAGTGCCCAATTTTCCTTGGAAAAGGGAGTCAGAGAGGGTGAGAACCCCGTCGGCATTTGCTTCAGTCGCTCCACGAGGCGCTTTCTCAGAGTCGGGTTGCTTGGGAATGCAGCCCTAAGTAGGTGGTAAATCCCATCTAAGGCTAAATACTGACGGGAGACCGATAGCGAACAAGTACCGTGAGGGAAAGATGAAAAGAACTTTGAAAAGAGAGTCAAAAGTGCTTGAAATTGTTGAGGGGGAAGGAATTGGAAGCCGTTTGTGCTCCCGGGCTTAAGTGGACAATTCTGTCCTCTGTACGCTCTGGGAGCCGGTCAGCATCGGCTATCGGACCGGGATAATAACTCTCCATTGGAGAGTGCATGCCGGCTCGGTGGCTGAGGAATTGAAAGGCGCTCTTTGAGTCCTCCGGGAACTGCGCCTTCAAGATGCTGGCAGAAGGCCTTCAATTCGCCCGTCTTGAAACACGG

Species Lists

Images

IMG_4994.JPG
600x in water
IMG_4988.JPG
IMG_4989.JPG
200x darkfield
IMG_4995.JPG
600x in water
IMG_4996.JPG
600x in water
IMG_4997.JPG
1000x in water
IMG_4998.JPG

Proposed Names

87% (1)
Based on microscopic features
Based on chemical features: 100% (607 out of 607) base pair match for Trebouxia jamesii Altermann CC2a from Castle Crags State Park, California

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= Current consensus

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