Strain number NIES-2239  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Dangeard  
Synonym Chlamydomonas morieri Dangeard 1888; Chlamydomonas pseudodebaryana Brabez 1941  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) near Amherst Massachusetts USA  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) (Soil)  
History < IAM (2007) < Tsubo, Yoshihiro (1996) < Sager (1954) < Smith (1953)  
Isolator (Date of isolation)  
Identified by  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2018 Feb]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  2-3 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB701554 )  
Cell size (min - max) 8 - 10 μm  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis ; Mating type (+) ; Crosses with NIES-2235 (IAM C-9)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-562 (=C-8)
Other strain no. : Tsubo R (+)  
Remarks Cryopreserved; Axenic 
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Reference
Livingston, G., Fukumori, K., Provete, D. B., Kawachi, M., Takamura, N., Leibold, M. A. 2017 Predators regulate prey species sorting and spatialdistribution in microbial landscapes. J. Anim. Ecol., 86, 501-510.
Keywords: bacteria; colonization; dispersal; disturbance; protists; spatial pattern; variation partitioning
Strain(s): 2239 
PubMed: 28138991
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12639

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): 158437438440884968102110221048173318481849220122022203220422062207220822092210221122122213221422152216221822192220222222232224222522282229223022312233223422352236223722382239224022412242224322462247224823142315231623172318231923202321232223232324246224632499257525762577257825793284 

Hosokawa, Y., Miki-Noumura, T. 1987 Bending motion of Chlamydomonas axonemes after extrusion of central-pair microtubules. J. Cell Biol., 105, 1297-1301.
Strain(s): 2239 

Watanabe, M. M., Kasai, F., Hiwatari, T., Suda, S., Nei, T. 1984 Cryopreservation of microalgae in liquid nitrogen - Survival of algal cultures after freezing. Jpn. J. Freez. Dry., 30, 23-26 (in Japanese with English title).
Strain(s): 1819212426293139404144454650737475767780818788899091939598991001011201221311351371441512042072132572633794152219223522392579 

Tsubo, Y., Matsuda, Y. 1984 Transmission of chloroplast genes in crosses between Chlamydomonas reinhardtii diploids: Correlation with chloroplast nucleoid behavior in young zygotes. Curr. Genet., 8, 223-229.
Keywords: Chlamydomonas; tetraploid; chloroplast gene transmission; DAPI staining
Strain(s): 22352239 
PubMed: 24177743
DOI: 10.1007/BF00417820

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