Strain number NIES-252  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Nephroselmidophyceae  
Scientific name Nephroselmis astigmatica Inouye & Pienaar  
Synonym -----  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Tateyama Harbor Chiba Japan (1983-08-10)  
Latitude / Longitude 34.998 / 139.842 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Inouye, Isao  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Inouye, Isao (1983-08-10)  
Identified by Inouye, Isao  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2014 Feb.]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  f/2ESM  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  13-16 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  42 D  
Gene information Plastid DNA ( NC_024829 KJ746600 ) , 18S rRNA ( AB158374 FN562433 ) , 16S-ITS1-tRNA-Ile-tRNA-Ala-23S ( FN563084 ) , 18S-ITS1-5.8S-ITS2-28S ( HE610145 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 8 μm  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Red tide ; Genome decoded strain (Lemieux, C. et al. 2014)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 810-13  

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