Strain number NIES-446  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Chlamydomonas tetragama (Bohlin) Ettl  
Synonym -----  
Former name Chlorogonium metamorphum Skuja  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Tsuchiura Ibaraki Japan (1985-04-13)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.081096 / 140.16337 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pond water)  
History < Suda, Shoichiro  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Suda, Shoichiro (1985-04-13)  
Identified by Suda, Shoichiro  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2014 Jan]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  10-15 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information atpB ( AB084319 ) , psaB ( AB084357 ) , rbcL ( AJ001880 ) , 18S rRNA ( AB007370 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 19 μm  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis ; Authentic strain, Neotype  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 413D4-4  

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