Strain number NIES-271  
Phylum Streptophyta  
Class Charophyceae  
Scientific name Closterium calosporum Wittrock var. calosporum  
Synonym Closterium calosporum f. minus Huber-Pestalozzi  
Former name  
Common name Desmid  
Locality (Date of collection) Vermont USA  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pool soil)  
History < IAM (1983);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Cook, P. W.  
Identified by  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature:  20 (20) C
Light intensity:  7-8 (10-17) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M (1 M)  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AF352225 ) , ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 ( AF419982 ) , 26S rRNA ( AF419983 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-318
 
Remarks  
Movie  
Reference
Mori, F., Erata, M., Watanabe, M. M. 2002 Cryopreservation of cyanobacteria and green algae in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 18, 45-55.
Keywords: cryopreservation; cyanobacteria; green algae; FDA staining method; NIES-Collection
Strain(s): 19212223242526272829303132333435363738394041444546505152535455565758596061626364656667686970737475767778798081878990919293949596979899100101102103104105106107108109110111112119120122123124125127128129130131132133134135137138139144147148150151152153154155156157158159160162163164165166167168169170171172173174175176177178179180181182183185186187188189191192193194195197198199200201202203204205206207208209210211212213214215216217224226227228229230231232241242243244245246248257259261262263266267268271287288289290294295297298299300301302303305306308309310311312313329334336337338339340341342349351359360361362375378379380382384385390394396397398415416418419421422423424425426427428429430431432433434436437438439440446447448449450451452453454455456457458459460464468469474478479480481503504505506507509510512514515522523524527528529530531532536537538539540541542543544545546564565566567568569570571572573574575576577578579580581582583584585592593594595596597598604610628630631632633634635636637638639640641642643644645646647648649650651652653654655656657658659660661662663664665666667672685686687688689690691692693694717718719720721722723724725726727728729 

Denboh, T., Hendrayanti, D., Ichimura, T. 2001 Monophyly of the genus Closterium and the order Desmidiales (Charophyceae, Chlorophyta) inferred from nuclear small subunit rDNA data. J. Phycol., 37, 1063-1072.
Keywords: Charophyceae; Closterium; desmid; molecular phylogeny; placoderm; SSU rDNA; Zygnematales
Strain(s): 52125165170174175180181185187188191194198199200271339449 
DOI: 10.1046/j.1529-8817.2001.00146.x

Watanabe, M. 1979 A taxonomic study of the Closterium calosporum complex (2). Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Ser. B (Bot.), 5, 1-23, pls. 9-11.
Strain(s): 163164165168169186187188189191192194195197271339340341 

Watanabe, M. 1978 A taxonomic study of the Closterium calosporum complex (1). Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Ser. B (Bot.), 4, 133-154, pls. 1-8.
Strain(s): 163164165168169171186187188189191192193194197271336339341 

Ichimura, T., Itoh, T. 1977 17. Preservation methods of microalgae (I) [17. Bisaisôrui no hozonhô (I)]. In Preservation methods of microorganisms [Biseibutsu Hozonhô], Ed. by Nei, T., University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, p. 355-373 (in Japanese without English title).
Strain(s): 19212223242728303132333436373839404144454647484950122123127131144152173175179180181182183185198200203206217226227241266267268271295309310334338379436448450455527 

Ichimura, T., Watanabe, M. 1974 The Closterium calosporum complex from the Ryukyu Islands - Variation and taxonomical problems. Mem. Natn. Sci. Mus. Tokyo, 7, 89-102, pls. 13-14.
Strain(s): 163164165168186187194271339340341 

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