The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-3378  
Phylum Chlorophyta   Class Chlorophyceae 
Scientific name Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Dangeard  
Synonym Chlamydomonas morieri Dangeard; Chlamydomonas pseudodebaryana Brabez; Chlamydomonas smithii Howshaw et H.Ettl  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (A motile cell germinated from a zygote (originating from NIES-2463 x CC-621))  
History < Nakada, Takashi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Nakada, Takashi (2012-12-05)  
Identified by  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2013 Dec]  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  mAC  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 45 D  
Gene information NIT1 ( AB900992 ) , NIT2 ( AB901000 ) , MID ( AB900986 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Mixotrophic; Osmotrophic; Phototaxis ; Heterothallic; Isogamous; Mating type(−); Resting spore–forming  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : JA-A3  

973)   Nakada, T., Tsuchida, Y., Arakawa, K., Ito, T., Tomita, M. 2014 Hybridization between Japanese and North American Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). Phycol. Res., 62, 232-236. , Keywords: biogeography; Chlamydomonas reinhardtii; Chlorophyceae; mating population; species , Strain(s): 246324643378337933803381