The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data

Strain number NIES-558  
Phylum Heterokontophyta   Class Raphidophyceae 
Scientific name Chattonella marina (Subrahmanyan) Y.Hara & Chihara var. marina  
Synonym Chattonella marina (Subrahmanyan) Y.Hara & Chihara; Hornellia marina Subrahmanyan  
Former name Formerly identified asChattonella marina var. antiqua (Hada) Demura & Kawachi, re-identified at NIES by DNA analysis[2016 Jun]; Chattonella antiqua (Hada) Ono  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Mikawa Bay Aichi Japan (-----)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Honjo, Tsuneo  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Toriumi, Saburo (-----)  
Identified by Kawachi, Masanobu (Reidentify)  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2014 Mar]  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  f/2  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 32-40 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 1 M  
Gene information 28S rRNA ( AB217632 ) , CO1 ( AB445410 ) , trnE, trnS ( AB570012 ) , trnN, trnI, trnL, rps12 ( AB570002 ) , 18S-ITS1-5.8S-ITS2-28S ( AB286922 ) , CO2, CO1 ( AB286883 )
Cell size (min - max)   Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Red tide  
Other strain no.  
Remarks Fragile species to transportation stresses; Read and agree "How to order 4.1" 

360)   Hosoi-Tanabe, S., Otake, I., Sako, Y. 2006 Phylogenetic analysis of noxious red tide flagellates Chattonella antiqua, C. marina, C. ovata, and C. verruculosa (Raphidophyceae) based on the rRNA gene family. Fish. Sci., 72, 1200-1208. , Keywords: Chattonella; genetic homogeneity; phylogenetic analysis; Raphidophyceae; rRNA gene family , Strain(s): 1586121145558559603670 

527)   Kamikawa, R., Masuda, I., Demura, M., et al. 2009 Mitochondrial group II introns in the Raphidophycean flagellate Chattonella spp. suggest a diatom-to-Chattonella lateral group II intron transfer. Protist, 160, 364-375. , Keywords: Chattonella; cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (cox1); diatoms; group II intron; lateral transfer; Raphidophyceae , Strain(s): 123148586115118121145161462557558603671716849130323912401240224032404 

528)   Kamikawa, R., Masuda, I., Oyama, K., Yoshimatsu, S., Sako, Y. 2007 Genetic variation in mitochondrial genes and intergenic spacer region in harmful algae Chattonella species. Fish. Sci., 73, 871-880. , Keywords: Chattonella sp.; cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (cox1); cytochrome c oxidase subunit 2 (cox2); genetic diversity; harmful algae; mitochondria , Strain(s): 123148586115118121161557558603671849 

810)   Masuda, I., Kamikawa, R., Ueda, M., Oyama, K., Yoshimatsu, S., Inagaki, Y., Sako, Y. 2011 Mitochondrial genomes from two red tide forming raphidophycean algae Heterosigma akashiwo and Chattonella marina var. marina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 10, 130-137. , Keywords: Chattonella; Genome evolution; Heterosigma; Mitochondrial genome; Red tide , Strain(s): 115121557558603 

1839)   Yamaguchi, H., Nakayama, T., Murakami, A., Inouye, I. 2010 Phylogeny and taxonomy of the Raphidophyceae (Heterokontophyta) and Chlorinimonas sublosa gen. et sp. nov., a new marine sand-dwelling raphidophyte. J. Plant Res., 123, 333-342. , Keywords: Chlorinimonas sublosa gen. et sp. nov.; Phylogeny; Raphidophyceae; Taxonomy; Ultrastructure , Strain(s): 558138018081809