Strain number NIES-1712  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Gonium pectorale O.F.Müller  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Kitahiroshima Hokkaido Japan (2004-03-**)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Paddy soil)  
History < Nozaki, Hisayoshi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Yamada, Toshihiro (2004-05-17)  
Identified by Yamada, Toshihiro  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature:  23 C
Light intensity:  14-17 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  42 D  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max) - 22 μm  
Organization Colonial; Flagellate 
Characteristics Planktonic ; Cosmopolitan ; Heterothallic ; Dioecious ; Isogamy ; Mating type (+) ; Crosses with NIES-1713  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Kita.Goni.1  
Remarks  
Movie  
Reference
Hiraide, R., Kawai-Toyooka, H., Hamaji, T ., Matsuzaki, R., Kawafune, K., Abe, J., Sekimoto, H., Umen, J., Nozaki, H. 2013 The evolution of male–female sexual dimorphism predates the gender-based divergence of the mating locus gene MAT3/RB. Mol. Biol. Evol., 30, 1038-1040.
Keywords: gender-based divergence; gene conversion; male–female sexual dimorphism; MAT3/RB, mating type locus; volvocine algae
Strain(s): 7227338661710171117121859186139854018 
PubMed: 23364323
DOI: 10.1093/molbev/mst018

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