Strain number NIES-2539  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Nostoc verrucosum Vaucher  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Shishiku Park Hakusan Ishikawa Japan  
Latitude / Longitude 36.43555555 / 136.64361111 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < Sakamoto, Toshio  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Sakamoto, Toshio  
Identified by Sakamoto, Toshio  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Non-Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  Modified BG-110 (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  4-10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( AB494996 ) , wspA ( AB509258 )  
Cell size (min - max) 5 - 12 μm  
Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics Nitrogen fixation  (aerobic condition) ; Epilithic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : KU005  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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