Strain number NIES-2437  
Phylum Cercozoa  
Class Sarcomonadea  
Scientific name Cercomonas effusa Vickerman  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Montezuma's Castle Arizona USA (2001-**-**)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Sediment)  
History < Bass, David  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Vickerman, Keith (2001-**-**)  
Identified by Vickerman, Keith  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Mixed  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6 + Wheat  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  0 µmol photons/m2/sec,
Duration:  2-3 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( FJ790703 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization  
Characteristics Heterotrophic ; Phagotrophic ; Authentic strain ; Resting spore-forming  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Beaver-Creek  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Movie  
Reference
Fukuda, S., Iwamoto, K., Atsumi, M., Yokoyama, A., Nakayama, T., Ishida, K-I., Inouye, I., Shiraiwa, Y. 2014 Global searches for microalgae and aquatic plants that can eliminate radioactive cesium, iodine and strontium from the radio-polluted aquatic environment: a bioremediation strategy. J. Plant Res., 127, 79-89.
Keywords: Algal phytoremediation; Bioaccumulation; Radiopollution; Radionuclide elimination; Radioactive cesium; The Fukushima 1 Nuclear Power Plant accident
Strain(s): 243671155160203233246329333391405417440487503529531538548553587597727805843859931995100310121015101710311044104512591326133113771382138814111435143914401441144214581728182618311833184018461862186519562131214421462147215021752176218522682325234123522377241124122437285428552856285828592860 
PubMed: 24346654
DOI: 10.1007/s10265-013-0596-9

Bass, D., Howe, A. T., Mylnikov, A. P., Vickerman, K., Chao, E. E., Smallbone, J. E., Snell, J., Cabral Jr., C., Cavalier-Smith, T. 2009 Phylogeny and classification of Cercomonadida (Protozoa, Cercozoa): Cercomonas, Eocercomonas, Paracercomonas, and Cavernomonas gen. nov.. Protist, 160, 483-521.
Keywords: Cercomonas; Eocercomonas; Paracercomonas; Cavernomonas; 18S rDNA phylogeny; Agitata
Strain(s): 243424352436243724382439244024412442244324442445244924502451245224532454 
PubMed: 19589724
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2009.01.004

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