Strain number NIES-3389  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Chloromonas fukushimae Matsuzaki & Nozaki  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Green alga ; Snow alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Yamagata Prefectural Nature Conservation Park, Mt. Gassan Shizu, Nishikawa Yamagata Japan (2008-06-04)  
Latitude / Longitude 38.50750000 / 140.00027777 
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial (Snow)  
History < Matsuzaki, Ryo  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Matsuzaki, Ryo (2008-06-11)  
Identified by Matsuzaki, Ryo  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature:  5 C
Light intensity:  20-60 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  12L:12D
Duration:  3 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB906342 ) , 26S rRNA ( AB906352 ) , 5.8S-ITS2-28S ( AB906382 AB906383 ) , atpB ( AB906361 ) , psaB ( AB906372 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization  
Characteristics Authentic strain (Matsuzaki, R. et al. 2014) ; Cryophilic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : GsCl-11  
Remarks  
Movie  
Reference
Matsuzaki, R., Hara, Y., Nozaki, H. 2014 A taxonomic study of snow Chloromonas species (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) based on light and electron microscopy and molecular analysis of cultured material. Phycologia, 53, 293–304.
Keywords: Chloromonadinia; Chloromonas fukushimae; Chloromonas tenuis; Molecular phylogeny; Morphology; Snow algae; Taxonomy; Ultrastructure
Strain(s): 2379238033893390 
DOI: 10.2216/14-3.1

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