Strain number NIES-2133  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Thermosynechococcus elongatus Katoh, Itoh, Shen & Ikeuchi  
Synonym Synechococcus elongatous  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Beppu Hot Spring Beppu Oita Japan  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Hot spring  
History < IAM (2007);  
Isolator (Date of isolation)  
Identified by  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2014 Mar]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CTBG-11  
Temperature:  50 C
Light intensity:  50-70 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  21 D  
Gene information Whole-genome ( BA000039 )  
Cell size (min - max) 1 - 5 μm  
Characteristics Genome decoded strain ; Thermophilic (opt. 57℃)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM M-273
Other strain no. : BP-1  
Remarks Cryopreserved; Fragile species to temperature changes 

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