Strain number NIES-3714  
Phylum Heterokontophyta  
Class Bacillariophyceae  
Scientific name Chaetoceros tenuissimus Meunier  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Diatom (Centrales)  
Locality (Date of collection) Ohno-Seto, Seto Inland Sea, Hatsukaichi Hiroshima Japan (2002-07-09)  
Latitude / Longitude 34.275251 / 132.26701 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Kimura, Kei < Tomaru, Yuji  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Tomaru, Yuji (2002-07-09)  
Identified by Tomaru, Yuji  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  mSWM-3  
Temperature:  15 C
Light intensity:  9-11 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  21 D  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization  
Characteristics Red tide ; The virus which infects with this diatom strain has been reported (Tomaru, Y. et al. 2010).  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 2-6  
Remarks Axenic 
Movie  
Reference
Kimura, K., Tomaru, Y. 2017 Effects of temperature and salinity on diatom cell lysis by DNA and RNA viruses. Aquat. Microb. Ecol., 79, 79-83.
Keywords: Water temperature; Water salinity; Host-virus interactions; Diatom lysis
Strain(s): 37143716 
DOI: 10.3354/ame01818

Tomaru, Y., Toyoda, K., Kimura, K. 2017 Occurrence of the planktonic bloom-forming marine diatom Chaetoceros tenuissimus Meunier and its infectious viruses in western Japan. Hydrobiologia,
Keywords: Algal viruses; Primary producers; Marine algae; Real-time quantitative PCR; Restingstage cells
Strain(s): 37143716 
DOI: 10.1007/s10750-017-3306-0

Tomaru, Y., Shirai, Y., Toyoda, K., Nagasaki, K. 2011 Isolation and characterisation of a single-stranded DNA virus infecting the marine planktonic diatom Chaetoceros tenuissimus. Aquat. Microb. Ecol., 64, 175-184.
Keywords: Bacilladnavirus; Chaetoceros; Diatom; ssDNA; Virus; Rod-shaped particle
Strain(s): 37143715 

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