Strain number NIES-2243  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Chloromonas typhlos (Gerloff) R. Matsuzaki, Y. Hara & H. Nozaki  
Synonym  
Former name Formerly identified as Chlamydomonas subangulosa, re-identified by Makino et al. 2019[2019 Oct]  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) England, U.K.  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) (Soil)  
History < IAM (2007) < UTEX (1996);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Pringsheim, E. G. (1940-**-**)  
Identified by  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2018 Feb]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  2-3 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB701538 ) , rbcS ( LC547879 LC547880 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-563 (=C-285); CCAP 11/28; SAG 57.72; UTEX 209
 
Remarks Cryopreserved; Axenic 
Movie  
Reference
Matsuzaki, R., Suzuki, S., Yamaguchi, H., Kawachi, M., Kanesaki, Y., Yoshikawa, H., Mori, T., Nozaki, H. 2021 The Rubisco small subunits in the green algal genus Chloromonas provide insights into evolutionary loss of the eukaryotic carbon-concentrating organelle, the pyrenoid BMC Ecol. Evol., 21, 11 (article ID).
Keywords: Chloromonas; Evolution; Green algae; Hydrophobicity of RBCS helices; Pyrenoid; Pyrenoid loss; Rubisco small subunit (RBCS)
Strain(s): 14442442522072212221522422243249937534284 
PubMed: 33514317
DOI: 10.1186/s12862-020-01733-1

Makino, T., Matsuzaki, R., Suzuki, S., Yamaguchi, H., Kawachi, M., Nozaki, H. 2019 Taxonomic re-examination of two NIES strains of“Chlamydomonas” within the Reticulata group of the genus Chloromonas (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). Microb. Resour. Syst., 35, 13-23.
Keywords: Chlamydomonas gerloffii; Chlamydomonas subangulosa; Chloromonas difformis nom. nov.; Chloromonas typhlos; molecular phylogeny; morphology; taxonomy
Strain(s): 22152243 

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): 158437438440884968102110221048173318481849220122022203220422062207220822092210221122122213221422152216221822192220222222232224222522282229223022312233223422352236223722382239224022412242224322462247224823142315231623172318231923202321232223232324246224632499257525762577257825793284 

Chu, C. Y., Liao, W. R., Huang, R., Lin, L. P. 2004 Haemagglutinating and antibiotic activities of freshwater microalgae. World J. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 20, 817–825.
Keywords: Antibiotic activity; erythrocytes; freshwater microalgae; haemagglutination
Strain(s): 22622721592163216521692175218922082211221322142229223122332240224122432247224832773284 
DOI: 10.1007/s11274-004-8712-6

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