Strain number NIES-4128  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Volvox dissipatrix (W.R.Shaw) Printz  
Synonym Copelandosphaera dissipatrix W.R.Shaw  
Former name  
Common name Green alga ; Volvocine algae  
Locality (Date of collection) Marburg, Australia  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < Nozaki, Hisayoshi < Starr, R. C.  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Starr, R. C.  
Identified by  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2018 Oct]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature:  24 C
Light intensity:  13 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information psbC ( AB214423 ) , psaB ( AB214422 ) , psaA ( AB214421 ) , rbcL ( AB214420 ) , atpB ( AB214419 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Colonial; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis ; Monoecious  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Marb. 2RS 29  
Remarks Axenic; Fragile species to transportation stresses; Read and agree "How to order 4.1" 
Movie  
Reference
Starr, R. C. 1968 Cellular differentiation in Volvox. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A., 59, 1082-1088.
Strain(s): 4128 
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.59.4.1082

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