The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-2659  
Phylum Heterokontophyta   Class Raphidophyceae 
Scientific name Chattonella marina (Subrahmanyan) Y.Hara & Chihara var. antiqua (Hada) Demura & Kawachi  
Synonym Chattonella antiqua (Hada) Ono; Hemieutreptia antiqua Hada  
Former name Chattonella antiqua (Hada) Ono  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Isahaya Bay Nagasaki Japan (2008-08-24)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Kimoto, Katsunori  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Nagasoe, Sou (2008-08-24)  
Identified by Nagasoe, Sou  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  f/2  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 32-40 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 42 D  
Gene information
Cell size (min - max)   Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Other strain no. Other strain no. : CaA 24808  
Remarks Fragile species to transportation stresses; Read and agree "How to order 4.1"