Strain number NIES-515  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Tolypothrix sp.  
Synonym -----  
Former name Plectonema radiosum Gomont  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Toyamasawa Nikko Tochigi Japan (1987-04-30)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (River water)  
History < Watanabe, Makoto M.  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Kasai, Fumie (1987-04-22)  
Identified by Re-identified at NIES by DNA analysis  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2013 Jan]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CSi  
Temperature:  20 (20) C
Light intensity:  1 (13-21) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M (1 M)  
Gene information LC215279 ( LC215279 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 11 μm  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : NK-12  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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