Strain number NIES-638  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Characiochloris sasae Nozaki  
Synonym -----  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Saiwai-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Japan (1990-10-29)  
Latitude / Longitude 35.545165 / 139.680033 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Paddy soil)  
History < Nozaki, Hisayoshi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Nozaki, Hisayoshi (1991-01-06)  
Identified by Nozaki, Hisayoshi  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  7-10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max) - 60 μm  
Characteristics Autotrophic ; , Aplanospore forming ; Resting spore not forming ; Endemic in Japan  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 91-0106-6  

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