The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-2320  
Phylum Chlorophyta   Class Chlorophyceae 
Scientific name Rhysamphichloris similis (Korshikov) Nakada  
Synonym Chlamydomonas similis Korshikov var. similis  
Former name Chlamydomonas sp.  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Wakamorishimo-ike Pond Tsukuba Ibaraki Japan (1985-11-05)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pond water)  
History < Suda, Shoichiro  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Suda, Shoichiro (1985-11-06)  
Identified by Nakada, Takashi (Reidentify)  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2015 Jun]  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 10-15 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 2 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( LC057292 AB701531 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Authentic strain, Epitype (Nakada, T. et al. 2016)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : w-14-5  

972)   Nakada, T., Tomita, M., Wu, J.-T., Nozaki, H. 2016 Taxonomic revision of Chlamydomonas subg. Amphichloris (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), with resurrection of the genus Dangeardinia and Descriptions of Ixipapillifera gen. nov. and Rhysamphichloris gen. nov. J. Phycol., 52, 283-304. , Keywords: Chlamydomonas subg.; Amphichloris; Dangeardinia; Ixipapillifera; mitochondria; molecular phylogeny; morphology; new species; Rhysamphichloris; taxonomy; Volvocales , Strain(s): 2320232123222575370237033704370537063707 

1929)   Yumoto, K., Kasai, F., Kawachi, M. 2013 Taxonomic re-examination of Chlamydomonas strains maintained in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 29, 1-12. , Strain(s): 1584374384408849681021102210481733184818492201220222032204220622072208220922102211221222132214221522162218221922202222222322242225222822292230223122332234223522362237223922402241224222432246224722482314231523162317231823192320232123222323232424622463249925752576257725782579