Strain number NIES-2285  
Phylum Streptophyta  
Class Charophyceae  
Scientific name Klebsormidium nitens (Kützing) Lokhorst  
Synonym Ulothrix nitens Kützing; Hormidium nitens (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1863; Chlorhormidium flaccidum var. nitens (Kützing) Farooqui 1969; Chlorhormidium nitens (Meneghini) Komaromy 1976  
Former name Formerly identified as Klebsormidium flaccidum (Kützing) Silva, Mattox & Blackwell; Hormidium barlowi  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Barlow, Madison Wisconsin U.S.A.  
Latitude / Longitude 43.073308 /  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < IAM (2007) < BIU (UTEX; 1965);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Pringsheim, E. G.  
Identified by Handa, Shinji (Reidentify)  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2013 Feb]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  5-9 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( BANV00000000 ) , Mitochondria DNA ( DF238763 ) , Plastid DNA ( DF238762 )  
Cell size (min - max) 5 - 10 μm  
Organization  
Characteristics Genome decoded strain (Hori, K. et al. 2014)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-117; UTEX 321; SAG 335-1a; CCAP 335/1a
 
Remarks  
Movie  
Reference
Ohtaka,K., Hori, K., Kanno, Y., Seo, M., Ohta, H. 2017 Primitive Auxin Response without TIR1 and Aux/IAA in the Charophyte Alga Klebsormidium nitens. Plant Physiol.,
Strain(s): 2285 
PubMed: 28533212
DOI: 10.1104/pp.17.00274

Kobayashi, Y., Takusagawa, M., Harada, N., Fukao, Y., Yamaoka, S., Kohchi, T., Hori, K., Ohta, H., Shikanai, T., Nishimura, Y. 2016 Eukaryotic components remodeled chloroplast nucleoid organization during the green plant evolution. Genome Biol. Evol., 8, 1-16.
Keywords: chloroplast; nucleoid; evolution; endosymbiosis
Strain(s): 2285 
PubMed: 26608058
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evv233

Koeduka, T., Ishizaki, K., Mwenda, C. M., Hori, K., Sasaki-Sekimoto, Y., Ohta, H., Kohchi, T., Matsui, K. 2015 Biochemical characterization of allene oxide synthases from the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha and green microalgae Klebsormidium flaccidum provides insight into the evolutionary divergence of the plant CYP74 family. Planta, 242, 1175-1186.
Keywords: Allene oxide synthase; Plant evolution; CYP74; Hydroperoxide lyase; C8 volatiles
Strain(s): 2285 
DOI: 10.1007/s00425-015-2355-8

Hori, K. Maruyama, F., Fujisawa, T., Togashi, T., Yamamoto, N., Seo, M., Sato, S., Yamada, T., Mori, H., Tajima, N., Moriyama, T., Ikeuchi, M., Watanabe, M., Wada, H., Kobayashi, K., Saito, M., Masuda, T., Sasaki-Sekimoto, Y., Mashiguchi, K., Awai, K., Shimojima, M., Masuda, S., Iwai, M., Nobusawa, T., Narise, T., Kondo, S., Saito, H., Sato, R., Murakawa, M., Ihara, Y., Oshima-Yamada, Y., Ohtaka, K., Satoh, M., Sonobe, K., Ishii, M., Ohtani, R., Kanamori-Sato, M., Honoki, R., Miyazaki, D., Mochizuki, H., Umetsu, J., Higashi, K., Shibata, D., Kamiya, Y., Sato, N., Nakamura, Y., Tabata, S., Ida, S., Kurokawa, K., Ohta, H. 2014 Klebsormidium flaccidum genome reveals primary factors for plant terrestrial adaptation. Nat. Commun., 5, 3978 (article ID).
Strain(s): 2285 
PubMed: 24865297
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms4978

Fawley, M. W. 1991 Disjunct distribution of the xanthophyll loroxanthin in the green algae (Chlorophyta). J. Phycol., 27, 544-548.
Keywords: carotenoids; Chlorophyta; high-performance liquid chromatography; loroxanthin; xanthophylls
Strain(s): 2285 

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