Strain number NIES-512  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Pseudanabaena foetida Niiyama, Tuji & Ichise var. intermedia Tuji & Niiyama  
Synonym Phormidium tenue Gomont; Pseudanabaena galeata Böcher  
Former name Formerly identified as Pseudanabaena galeata, re-identified by Tuji & Niiyama 2016[2016 Oct]; Phormidium tenue  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Nagoya Castle Nagoya Aichi Japan (1981-11-01)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pond water)  
History < Yamada, Naoki  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Yamada, Naoki (1985-05-22)  
Identified by Tuji, Akihiro; Niiyama, Yuko  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Non-clonal; Axenic[2014 Mar]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CT  
Temperature:  20 (20) C
Light intensity:  4-10 (13-21) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  20 D (7 D)  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( AB042838 ) , pgmtc ( AB826230 ) , pgmtf ( AB826229 ) , 16S rRNA ( LC153790 )  
Cell size (min - max) 2 - 8 μm  
Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics Offensive odor ; Test strain (Nagai, T., 2016) ; 2-MIB production (Iwase, S. et al. 2010) ; Type strain (Tuji, A., et al. 2016)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : PM-81A  
Remarks Unstable; Cryopreserved 

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