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Strain number NIES-1333  
Phylum Haptophyta  
Class Prymnesiophyceae  
Scientific name Chrysochromulina sp.  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Tokyo Bay Japan (2003-10-16)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < TKB;  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Okamoto, Noriko (2003-12-**)  
Identified by Okamoto, Noriko  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Non-clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  ESM  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  4-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information Mitochondria DNA ( AB930144 ) , 18S rRNA ( DQ980478 ) , 28S rRNA ( DQ980468 DQ980469 ) , actin ( DQ980417 DQ980418 DQ980438 ) , alpha-tubulin ( DQ980487 DQ980488 DQ980532 DQ980533 ) , beta-tubulin ( AB194979 DQ980520 DQ980513 DQ980514 DQ980519 ) , EFL ( AB377267 ) , Hsp90 ( ABJ80934 DQ980442 DQ980443 DQ980444 ) , rbcL ( AB510942 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 5 μm  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Genome decoded strain (Nishimura, Y. et al. 2014) ; Prey for NIES-1334 and NIES-1335  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : TKB-079 (nrc063)  
Nishimura, Y., Kamikawa, R., Hashimoto, T., Inagaki, Y. 2014 An intronic open reading frame was released from one of group II introns in the mitochondrial genome of the haptophyte Chrysochromulina sp. NIES-1333. Mobile Genetic Elements, 4, e29384 (article ID).
Keywords: group II intron; mitochondrial genome; intron encoded protein; lateral intron transfer; Chrysochromulina sp.
Strain(s): 1333 

Nishimura, Y., Kamikawa, R., Hashimoto, T., Inagaki, Y. 2012 Separate origins of group I introns in two mitochondrial genes of the katablepharid Leucocryptos marina. PLoS One, 7, e37307 (article ID).
Strain(s): 1333 
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0037307

Kim, E., Simpson, A. G., Graham, L. E. 2006 Evolutionary relationships of apusomonads inferred from taxon-rich analyses of nuclear encoded genes. Mol. Biol. Evol., 23, 2455-2466.
Keywords: Apusomonas; Apusomonadidae; Opisthokonta; Amoebozoa; protists; evolution
Strain(s): 9369551333 
DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msl120

Okamoto, N., Inouye, I. 2005 The katablepharids are a distant sister group of the Cryptophyta: a proposal for Katablepharidophyta divisio nova/Kathablepharida phylum novum based on SSU rDNA and beta-tubulin phylogeny. Protist, 156, 163-179.
Keywords: beta-tubulin; Cryptophyta; Katablepharidophyta/Kathablepharida; Katablepharis/Kathablepharis japonica; Leucocrypta; Leucocryptos marina; phylogeny; SSU rDNA
Strain(s): 13331334 
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2004.12.003

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