Strain number NIES-2160  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Trebouxiophyceae  
Scientific name Parachlorella kessleri (Fott & Nováková) Krienitz, Hegewald, Hepperle, Huss, Rohr & Wolf  
Synonym Chlorella kessleri Fott et Nováková  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) New York City New York U.S.A.  
Latitude / Longitude 40.703546 /  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < IAM (2007) < Tsuzuki, Mikio (1988) < Miyachi, Shigetoh (1977) < Schmid, G. H.  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Pratt, R.  
Identified by Confirmed at NIES by DNA sequencing  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  8-15 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB488597 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Starch production (Nakamura, Y. et al. 1982)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-531; ATCC 11468; CCAP 211/11H; SAG 211-11h; UTEX 263
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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