Strain number NIES-182  
Phylum Streptophyta  
Class Charophyceae  
Scientific name Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs var. submoniliferum (Woronichin) Krieger  
Former name  
Common name Desmid  
Locality (Date of collection) Kitamoto Saitama Japan (1969-01-**)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Sediment)  
History < IAM (1983);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Ichimura, Terunobu (1969-03-**)  
Identified by Ichimura, Terunobu  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2017 Dec]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C  
Temperature:  20 (20) C
Light intensity:  4-8 (13-21) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M (1 M)  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AY148869 AY148870 ) , 5.8S-ITS2-28S ( AY148940 )  
Cell size (min - max) 35 - 200 μm  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Heterothallic: Mating type (+) ; Crosses with NIES-183  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-433
Other strain no. : S-1-13  
Remarks Axenic 
Ogawa, S., Shatari, Y. 2004 Spot-like area of F-actin associated with the migrating nucleus in post-mitotic cells of Closterium moniliferum var. submoniliferum (Zygnematales, Chlorophyta). Bull. Joetsu univ. Educ., 23, 705-712.
Keywords: Cell division; Closterium; F-actin; microtubule; Nuclear migration; Zygnematales
Strain(s): 182 

Denboh, T., Ichimura, T., Hendrayanti, D., Coleman, A. W. 2003 Closterium moniliferum-ehrenbergii (Charophyceae, Chlorophyta) species complex viewed from the 1506 Group I intron and ITS2 of nuclear rDNA. J. Phycol., 39, 960-977.
Keywords: biological species; Closterium; group I introns; ITS2; mating group; molecular phylogeny; speciation
Strain(s): 172173174182183228229 
DOI: 10.1046/j.1529-8817.2003.02145.x

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 

Shatari, Y., Ogawa, S. 2001 Observation of cell division in Closterium (Zygnematales, Chlorophyta) and its application to the teaching materials in high school biology. Jpn. J. Biol. Educ., 41, 90-99 (in Japanese with English summary).
Keywords: asexual reproduction; cell division; Closterium; teaching material
Strain(s): 52182 

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. 1973 The life cycle and its control in some species of Closterium, with special reference to the biological species problems. Thesis D. Sci., University of Tokyo, 69 pp., 11 tables, 40 figs.
Strain(s): 666768124125127174175176177179180181182183185198202262337338450451 

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