The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-3877  
Phylum Heterokontophyta   Class Bacillariophyceae 
Scientific name Nitzschia sp.  
Former name  
Common name Diatom (Pennales)  
Locality (Date of collection) Tateyama Port Tateyama Chiba Japan (2014-04-01)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Shiratori, Takashi; Ishida, Ken-ichiro  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Shiratori, Takashi (2014-04-10)  
Identified by Shiratori, Takashi  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  ESM  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 1-3 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 2 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( LC126284 )
Cell size (min - max) 8 - 18 μm   Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Benthic ; Prey for Trachyrhizium urniformis (NIES-3876)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : E09  

1471)   Shiratori, T., Ishida, K-I. 2016 Trachyrhizium urniformis n. g., n. sp., a novel marine filose thecate amoeba related to a cercozoan environmental clade (novel Clade 4). J. Eucaryot. Microbiol., 63, 722-731. , Keywords: Cercozoa; phylogeny; SSU rRNA gene; Thecofilosea; ultrastructure , Strain(s): 38763877