Strain number NIES-2708  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Monoraphidium convolutum (Corda) Komárková-Legnerová  
Synonym Ankistrodesmus convolutus Corda 1838; Rhaphidium convolutum (Corda) Rabenhorst 1868; Ankistrodesmus curvulus J.H.Belcher & Swale 1962  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Neolithteich, Osternienburg, Germany (1981-07-14)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pond water)  
History < Krienitz, Lothar  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Krienitz, Lothar (1981-08-30)  
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 ( HM565926 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 7 μm  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Planktonic ; Cosmopolitan ; Autospore forming  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : KR 1981/262  
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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