Strain number NIES-2549  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Microcystis aeruginosa (Kützing) Lemmermann  
Synonym Microcystis ichthyoblabe Kützing; Microcystis novacekii (Komárek) Compère; Microcystis viridis (A.Brown) Lemmermann; Microcystis wesenbergii Komárek  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Lake Kasumigaura Omitama Ibaraki Japan (2005-07-17)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.16083333 / 140.31361111 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < Tanabe, Yuuhiko  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Tanabe, Yuuhiko (2005-07-25)  
Identified by Tanabe, Yuuhiko  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2015 Feb]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  MA  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  15-25 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( CP011304 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Characteristics Cyanobacterial water bloom (aoko) ; Indicator ; ST120 (Tanabe, Y. et al. 2009a) ; Genome decoded strain (Yamaguchi, H. et al. 2015)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Ks05TA38  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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