Strain number NIES-2202  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Chlamydomonas applanata Pringsheim  
Synonym  
Former name Chlamydomonas aggregata Deason et Bold  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Williamson County Texas U.S.A.  
Latitude / Longitude 30.689888 /  
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial  
History < IAM (2007) < BIU (UTEX; 1967);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Deason, T. R. (1957-**-**)  
Identified by  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2013 Mar]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( BDCZ00000000 ) , 18S rRNA ( AB701514 )  
Cell size (min - max) 2 - 10 μm  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis ; Genome decoded strain (Hirashima, T. et al. 2016)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-214; SAG 2.72; UTEX 969
Other strain no. : Deason T-1-12  
Remarks Axenic 
Movie  
Reference
Hirashima, T., Toyoshima, M., Moriyama, T., Nakamura, Y., Sato, N. 2017 Characterization of phosphoethanolamine-N-methyltransferases in green algae. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 488, 141-146.
Keywords: Green algal evolution; Chlamydomonas; Phosphatidylcholine biosynthesis; Phosphoethanolamine-N-methyltransferase
Strain(s): 22022207221222352242 
PubMed: 2848352
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2017.05.026

Hirashima, T., Tajima, N., Sato, N. 2016 Draft genome sequences of four species of Chlamydomonas containing phosphatidylcholine. GenomeA, 4, e01070-16 (article ID).
Strain(s): 2202220722122242 
DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.01070-16

Sakurai, K., Mori, N., Sato, N. 2014 Detection and characterization of phosphatidylcholine in various strains of the genus Chlamydomonas (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). J. Plant Res., 127, 641-650.
Keywords: Chlamydomonas; Delta 5 desaturase; Diacylglyceryl-N,N,N-trimethylhomoserine; Fatty acid; Phosphatidylcholine
Strain(s): 22022207221222152219222522302242231624622499 
DOI: 10.1007/s10265-014-0644-0

Yumoto, K., Kasai, F., Kawachi, M. 2013 Taxonomic re-examination of Chlamydomonas strains maintained in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 29, 1-12.
Strain(s): 1584374384408849681021102210481733184818492201220222032204220622072208220922102211221222132214221522162218221922202222222322242225222822292230223122332234223522362237223922402241224222432246224722482314231523162317231823192320232123222323232424622463249925752576257725782579 

Brand, J. J., Wright, J. N. 1989 Hydrogen production by eukaryotic algae. Biotech. Bioeng., 33, 1482-1488.
Strain(s): 2151216921902194220122022203220422112213221922792291 

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