Strain number NIES-1124  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Microcystis aeruginosa (Kützing) Lemmermann  
Synonym Microcystis ichthyoblabe Kützing; Microcystis novacekii (Komárek) Compère; Microcystis viridis (A.Brown) Lemmermann; Microcystis wesenbergii Komárek  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Lake Ohnuma Nanae Hokkaido Japan (1989-09-05)  
Latitude / Longitude 41.9987766091 / 140.690489265 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < TAC;  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Watanabe, Masayuki (1989-09-05)  
Identified by Watanabe, Masayuki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  MA  
Temperature:  24 C
Light intensity:  14-17 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( LC215289 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 7 μm  
Characteristics Cyanobacterial water bloom (aoko) ; ST27 (Tanabe, Y. eet al. 2007)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : TAC 148  

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