The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-1418  
Phylum Chlorophyta   Class Nephroselmidophyceae 
Scientific name Nephroselmis sp.  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Isonoura Beach Wakayama, Isonoura Wakayama Japan (2004-03-09)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < TKB;  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Okamoto, Noriko (2004-3-10-12)  
Identified by  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2016 Jul]  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  f/2  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 32-34 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 2 M  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( AB772693 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Autotrophic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : TKB-096 (nrc)