Strain number NIES-2709  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Raphidocelis subcapitata (Korshikov) Nygaard, Komárek, Kristiansen & Skulberg  
Synonym Ankistrodesmus subcapitatus Korshikov; Kirchneriella subcapitata Korshikov 1953; Kirchneria subcapitata (Korshikov) Hindák 1988; Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata (Korshikov) F.Hindák 1990  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Bürgersee, Fürstenberg, Germany (2009-06-**)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < Krienitz, Lothar  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Bock, Christina (2009-06-30)  
Identified by Krienitz, Lothar  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C  
Temperature:  15 C
Light intensity:  20-30 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( HM483516 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Planktonic ; Cosmopolitan ; Autospore forming  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : CB 2009/37  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Krienitz, L., Bock, C., Nozaki, H., Wolf, M. 2011 SSU rRNA gene phylogeny of morphospecies affiliated to the bioassay alga "Selenastrum capricornutum" recovered the polyphyletic origin of crescent-shaped Chlorophyta. J. Phycol., 47, 880-893.
Keywords: Kirchneriella; Neocystis mucosa sp. nov..; Nephrochlamys; Raphidocelis; Rhombocystis; Selenastrum; SSU rRNA gene phylogeny; taxonomy; Tetranephris; ultrastructure
Strain(s): 2708270927102711271227132714 
PubMed: 27020023
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2011.01010.x

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