The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data


Strain number NIES-2207  
Phylum Chlorophyta   Class Chlorophyceae 
Scientific name Chlamydomonas asymmetrica Korshikov  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Yale Connecticut U.S.A.  
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial  
History < IAM (2007) < BIU (UTEX; 1967);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Lewin, Ralph A. (1951-**-**)  
Identified by  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2013 Mar]  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Subculture  
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 6 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( BDDA00000000 ) , 18S rRNA ( AB701540 ) , CCT ( LC068979 ) , CKI ( LC068980 ) , ECT ( LC068981 ) , EKI ( LC068982 ) , PEAMT ( LC068983 LC068984 )
Cell size (min - max) 5 - 12 μm   Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis ; Genome decoded strain (Hireshima, T. et al. 2016)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-219; CCAP 11/41; SAG 11-41; UTEX 450
 
Remarks  

Reference
316)   Hirashima, T., Tajima, N., Sato, N. 2016 Draft genome sequences of four species of Chlamydomonas containing phosphatidylcholine. GenomeA, 4, e01070-16 (article ID). , Strain(s): 2202220722122242 

1342)   Sakurai, K., Mori, N., Sato, N. 2014 Detection and characterization of phosphatidylcholine in various strains of the genus Chlamydomonas (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). J. Plant Res., 127, 641-650. , Keywords: Chlamydomonas; Delta 5 desaturase; Diacylglyceryl-N,N,N-trimethylhomoserine; Fatty acid; Phosphatidylcholine , Strain(s): 22022207221222152219222522302242231624622499 

1367)   Sato, N., Mori, N., Hirashima, T., Moriyama, T. 2016 Diverse pathways of phosphatidylcholine biosynthesis in algae as estimated by labeling studies and genomic sequence analysis. Plant J., 87, 281–292. , Keywords: Chlamydomonas; Cyanidioschyzon merolae; phosphatidylcholine biosynthesis; phosphatidylethanolamine methyltransferase; phosphoethanolamine methyltransferase , Strain(s): 22072242 

1929)   Yumoto, K., Kasai, F., Kawachi, M. 2013 Taxonomic re-examination of Chlamydomonas strains maintained in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 29, 1-12. , Strain(s): 1584374384408849681021102210481733184818492201220222032204220622072208220922102211221222132214221522162218221922202222222322242225222822292230223122332234223522362237223922402241224222432246224722482314231523162317231823192320232123222323232424622463249925752576257725782579