Strain number NIES-1349  
Phylum Heterokontophyta  
Class Bacillariophyceae  
Scientific name Achnanthes kuwaitensis Hendey  
Former name  
Common name Diatom (Pennales)  
Locality (Date of collection) Morito Beach Hayama, Kanagawa Japan (2003-04-19)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (A polyethylene bag on a beach)  
History < Mayama, Shigeki  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Shono, Naoko (2003-04-22)  
Identified by Mayama, Shigeki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  f/2  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  13-15 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information atub ( AB766057 )  
Cell size (min - max) 12 - 40 μm  
Characteristics Autotrophic  
Other strain no.  

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