Strain number NIES-4105  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Calothrix sp.  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Aki River Akiruno Tokyo Japan (2009-05-**)  
Latitude / Longitude 35.7200292 / 139.264557 
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial (Concrete fence)  
History < Katayama, Mitsunori  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Katayama, Mitsunori (2009-10-**)  
Identified by Katayama, Mitsunori  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2017 May]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  BG-11 (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  7 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( AP018290 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics Nitrogen fixation ; Attached ; Genome decoded strain  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : CIT034  
Remarks Axenic 
Movie  
Reference
Singh, H. W., Wada, R. M., Sherwood, A. R. 2018 Diurnal patterns of airborne algae in the Hawaiian Islands: a preliminary study. Aerobiologia, 34, 363–373.
Keywords: Chlorophyta; Cyanobacteria; Green algae; Trade winds; Universal Plastid Amplicon
Strain(s): 37554105 
DOI: 10.1007/s10453-018-9519-5

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