Strain number NIES-1369  
Phylum Glaucophyta  
Class Glaucophyceae  
Scientific name Glaucocystis oocystiformis Prescott  
Former name Formerly identified as Glaucocystis nostochinearum, re-identified by Takahashi, T. et al. 2016[2016 Jul]  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Kakuma-cho, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Japan (2003-07-01)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < TKB;  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Kai, Atsushi (2003-07-**)  
Identified by Takahashi, Toshiyuki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  10-17 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( KF631382 ) , 18S-ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 ( KF631368 ) , ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 ( LC120719 ) , cob ( KF631353 ) , psaB ( LC120676 ) , psbA ( KF631330 )  
Cell size (min - max) 13 - 32 μm  
Characteristics Autotrophic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : TKB-066 (AK-08)  

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