Strain number NIES-3892  
Phylum Rhodophyta  
Class Cyanidiophyceae  
Scientific name Galdieria sulphuraria (Galdieri) Merola  
Synonym Pleurococcus sulphurarius Galdieri; Cyanidium sulphurarium (Galdieri) F.D.Ott 1994  
Former name  
Common name Red alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Yubatake, Kusatsu Hot Spring, Kusatsu, Gunma, Japan (1975-**-**)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.622722 / 138.596608 
Habitat (Isolation source) Hot spring (Hot Spring water)  
History < Nagashima, Hideyuki  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Nagashima, Hideyuki (2007-04-06)  
Identified by Nagashima, Hideyuki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic[2019 Jun]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  M-AllenM-Allen + Glucose  
Temperature:  37 C
Light intensity:  9-10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  4 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max) 7 - 10 μm  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Benthic ; Thermophilic ; Acidophilic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : KS-8  
Remarks Not available 

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