The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data


Strain number NIES-3715  
Phylum Heterokontophyta   Class Bacillariophyceae 
Scientific name Chaetoceros tenuissimus Meunier  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Diatom (Centrales)  
Locality (Date of collection) off Maikohama, Harima-nada, Seto Inland Sea, Hyogo Japan (2002-08-10)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Kimura, Kei < Tomaru, Yuji  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Tomaru, Yuji (2002-08-11)  
Identified by Suzuki, Hidekazu; Nagumo, Tamotsu  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Cryopreservation  
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  mSWM-3  
Temperature: 15 C
Light intensity: 9-11 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 1 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB847417 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization  
Characteristics Red tide The virus which infects with this diatom strain has been reported (Shirai, Y. et al. 2008).  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 2-10  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

Reference
1455)   Shirai, Y., Tomaru, Y., Takao, Y., Suzuki, H., Nagumo, T., Nagasaki, K. 2008 Isolation and characterization of a single-stranded DNA virus infecting the marine planktonic diatom Chaetoceros tenuissimus Meunier. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 74, 4022-4027. , Strain(s): 3715 

1641)   Tomaru, Y., Shirai, Y., Toyoda, K., Nagasaki, K. 2011 Isolation and characterisation of a single-stranded DNA virus infecting the marine planktonic diatom Chaetoceros tenuissimus. Aquat. Microb. Ecol., 64, 175-184. , Keywords: Bacilladnavirus; Chaetoceros; Diatom; ssDNA; Virus; Rod-shaped particle , Strain(s): 37143715