Strain number NIES-74  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Sphaerospermopsis kisseleviana (Elenkin) Zapomělová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Řeháková & Komárková  
Synonym Anabaena kisseleviana Elenkin; Sphaerospermum kisselevianum (Elenkin) Zapomelová et al. 2009  
Former name Anabaena kisseleviana Elenkin; Anabaena flos-aquae Brébisson ex Bornet & Flahault f. flos-aquae  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Lake Kasumigaura Ibaraki Japan (1978-08-**)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.0428477398 / 140.373233439 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < TAC;  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Watanabe, Masayuki (1978-08-**)  
Identified by Watanabe, Masayuki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CT  
Temperature:  22 C
Light intensity:  20-25 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( AY701557 ) , CpcB, CpcA ( AY702227 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics Cyanobacterial water bloom (aoko) ; Planktonic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : TAC 33 (K-TAN-33)  
Remarks Unstable 
Shinohara, A., Imai, A., Komatsu, K., Matsushige, K., Nara, F. 2008 Application of HPLC-PAD to highly sensitive analysis of dissolved carbohydrates and theit composition in lake water and extracellular organic matter derived from algae. J. Jpn. Soc. Wat. Environ., 31, 447-454 (in Japanese with English summary).
Keywords: carbohydrates; DOM; HPLC-PAD; lake water; algal culture
Strain(s): 4474204 
DOI: 10.2965/jswe.31.447

Jang, M.-H., Ha, K., Jung, J.-M., Lee, Y.-J., Takamura, N. 2006 Increased microcystin production of Microcystis aeruginosa by indirect exposure of nontoxic cyanobacteria: potential role in the development Microcystis bloom. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 76, 957-962.
Strain(s): 7488204 

Mori, F., Erata, M., Watanabe, M. M. 2002 Cryopreservation of cyanobacteria and green algae in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 18, 45-55.
Keywords: cryopreservation; cyanobacteria; green algae; FDA staining method; NIES-Collection
Strain(s): 19212223242526272829303132333435363738394041444546505152535455565758596061626364656667686970737475767778798081878990919293949596979899100101102103104105106107108109110111112119120122123124125127128129130131132133134135137138139144147148150151152153154155156157158159160162163164165166167168169170171172173174175176177178179180181182183185186187188189191192193194195197198199200201202203204205206207208209210211212213214215216217224226227228229230231232241242243244245246248257259261262263266267268271287288289290294295297298299300301302303305306308309310311312313329334336337338339340341342349351359360361362375378379380382384385390394396397398415416418419421422423424425426427428429430431432433434436437438439440446447448449450451452453454455456457458459460464468469474478479480481503504505506507509510512514515522523524527528529530531532536537538539540541542543544545546564565566567568569570571572573574575576577578579580581582583584585592593594595596597598604610628630631632633634635636637638639640641642643644645646647648649650651652653654655656657658659660661662663664665666667672685686687688689690691692693694717718719720721722723724725726727728729 

Choi, K., Imai, A., Kim, B., Matsushige, K. 2001 Properties of dissolved organic carbon (DOC) released by three species of blue-green algae. Korean J. Limnol., 34, 20-29.
Keywords: extracellular organic carbon; fractionation; blue-green algae; growth phases
Strain(s): 4474204 

Li, R., Watanabe, M., Watanabe, M. M. 2000 Taxonomic studies of planktic species of Anabaena based on morphological characteristics in cultured strains. Hydrobiologia, 438, 117-138.
Keywords: Anabaena; cyanobacteria; identification; morphology; planktic; taxonomy
Strain(s): 40737476777879802631652165316671672167316771695 
DOI: 10.1023/A:1004170230774

Park, H-D., Watanabe, M. F. 1996 Toxic Microcystis in eutrophic lakes. In Toxic Microcystis, Eds. by Watanabe, M.F., Harada, K., Carmichael W.W. & Fujii, H., CRC Press, Boca Raton, p. 57-77.
Strain(s): 737410631074107910851086109011543349 

Park, H-D., Hayashi, H. 1994 Microcystis and microcystins [Microcystis zoku to mikuroshisuchin]. In Waterbloom of Blue-green Algae and Their Toxins [Aoko, sono shutsugen to dokuso], Eds. by Watanabe, M. F., Harada,K. & Fujii, H., University of Tokyo Press, p. 75-99 (in Japanese without English title).
Strain(s): 7374105310541055105910611063106410661067106810701071107210741076107710791080108110831084108510861090109110931095109710981099114011543349 

Murakami, N., Shirahashi, H., Nagatsu, A., Sakakibara, J. 1993 Studies on glycolipids. VI. New acyl-distributed glyceroglycolipids from the nitrogen-fixing cyanobacterium Anabaena flos-aquae f. flos-aquae. Chem. Pharm. Bull., 41, 1177-1179.
Keywords: glyceroglycolipid; nitrogen-fixing algae; Anabaena flos-aquae f. flos-aquae; cyanobacterium
Strain(s): 74 
DOI: 10.1248/cpb.41.1177

Park, H-D., Watanabe, M. F., Harada, K., Nagai, H., Suzuki, M., Watanabe, M., Hayashi, H. 1993 Hepatotoxin (microcystin) and neurotoxin (anatoxin-a) contained in natural blooms and strains of cyanobacteria from Japanese freshwaters. Natural Toxins, 1, 353-360.
Keywords: Anabaena; anatoxin-a; neurotoxin; Microcystis; microcystin; hepatotoxin; natural bloom; strain; Japanese freshwaters; simultaneous analysis of anatoxin-a and microcystin
Strain(s): 73741063107410791085108610903349 

Murakami, N., Shirahashi, H., Nagatsu, A., Sakakibara, J. 1992 Two unsaturated 9R-hydroxy fatty acids from the cyanobacterium Anabaena flos-aquae f. flos-aquae. Lipids, 27, 776-778.
Strain(s): 74 

Murakami, N., Shirahashi, H., Sakakibara, J., Tsuchida, Y. 1992 A novel glyceroglycolipid from the nitrogen-fixing cyanobacterium Anabaena flos-aquae f. flos-aquae. Chem. Pharm. Bull., 40, 285-287.
Keywords: cyanobacterium; Anabaena flos-aquae f. flos-aquae; nitrogen-fixation; glycolipid
Strain(s): 74 
DOI: 10.1248/cpb.40.285

Watanabe, M. M., Kasai, F., Hiwatari, T., Suda, S., Nei, T. 1984 Cryopreservation of microalgae in liquid nitrogen - Survival of algal cultures after freezing. Jpn. J. Freez. Dry., 30, 23-26 (in Japanese with English title).
Strain(s): 1819212426293139404144454650737475767780818788899091939598991001011201221311351371441512042072132572633794152219223522392579 

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