Strain number NIES-3892  
Phylum Rhodophyta  
Class Cyanidiophyceae  
Scientific name Galdieria sulphuraria (Galdieri) Merola  
Synonym Pleurococcus sulphurarius Galdieri  
Former name  
Common name Red alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Yubatake, Kusatsu Hot Spring Kusatsu Gunma Japan (1975-**-**)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.622722 / 138.596608 
Habitat (Isolation source) Hot spring (Hot Spring water)  
History < Nagashima, Hideyuki  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Nagashima, Hideyuki (2007-04-06)  
Identified by Nagashima, Hideyuki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic[2019 Jun]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  M-AllenM-Allen + Glucose  
Temperature:  37 C
Light intensity:  9-10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  4 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max) 7 - 10 μm  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Benthic ; Thermophilic ; Acidophilic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : KS-8  

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