The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-3644  
Phylum Chlorophyta   Class Chlorophyceae 
Scientific name Oogamochlamys sp.  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Experimental farm attached to the Faculty of Agriculture, Yamaguchi University Yamaguchi Yamaguchi Japan (2012-04-16)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Reservoir water)  
History < Fujii, Katsuhiko  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Fujii, Katsuhiko (2012-06-06)  
Identified by Fujii, Katsuhiko  
State of strain Unialgal; Non-axenic  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  C (S)  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 3 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB821471 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization  
Characteristics Unsaturated fatty acids production (Fujii, K. et al. 2014)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : IKE32  

159)   Fujii, K., Matsunobu, S., Takahashi, Y. 2014 Characterization of the new microalgal strains, Oogamochlamys spp., and their potential for biofuel production. Algal Research, 5, 164-170. , Keywords: Lipid; Biofuel; Microalgae; Oogamochlamys , Strain(s): 36433644