The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-3382  
Phylum Chlorophyta   Class Chlorophyceae 
Scientific name Colemanosphaera angeleri Nozaki  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Isanuma Pond Kawagoe Saitama Japan (2010-01-20)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pond sediment)  
History < Nozaki, Hisayoshi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Nozaki, Hisayoshi (2010-01-26)  
Identified by Nozaki, Hisayoshi  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  AF-6VTAC  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 20 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 1 M  
Gene information 18S-ITS1-5.8S-ITS2-28S ( AB905586 ) , rbcL ( AB905592 ) , psbC ( AB905598 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization  
Characteristics Planktonic ; Authentic strain (Nozaki, H. et al. 2014)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 2010-0126-1  

1133)   Nozaki, H., Yamada, K. T., Takahashi, F., Matsuzaki, R., Nakada, T. 2014 New "missing link" genus of the colonial volvocine green algae gives insights into the evolution of oogamy. BMC Evol. Biol., 14, 37 (article ID). , Strain(s): 3382338333843385338633873388