Strain number NIES-2195  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Ankistrodesmus falcatus (Corda) Ralfs var. acicularis (A. Braun) G.S.West  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Indiana, USA  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < IAM (2007) < BIU (UTEX; 1961);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Starr, R. C.  
Identified by  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2018 Jan]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( KC145448 ) , 18S-ITS1-5.8S-ITS2-28S ( KC145459 ) , cox2a ( JN819444 ) , tufA ( KC145525 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-88; UTEX 101; CCAP 202/11D(?)
Remarks Cryopreserved; Axenic 
Wang, Q., Shen, Q., Wang, J., Zhao, J., Zhang, Z., Lei, Z., Yuan, T., Shimizu, K., Liu, Y., Lee, D.-J. 2022 Insight into the rapid biogranulation for suspended single-cell microalgae harvesting in wastewater treatment systems: Focus on the role of extracellular polymeric substances. Chem. Eng. J., 430, 132631 (article ID).
Strain(s): 2195 
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2021.132631

Wang, Q., Yang, Y., Shen, Q., Chen, X., Li, F., Wang, J., Zhang, Z., Lei, Z., Yuan, T., Shimizu, K. 2022 Energy saving and rapid establishment of granular microalgae system from tiny microalgae cells: Effect of decrease in upflow air velocity under intermittent aeration condition. Bioresour. Technol., 363, 127860 (article ID).
Keywords: Microalgae biogranulation; Settleability; Upflow air velocity; Nutrients removal; Energy efficiency
Strain(s): 2195 
PubMed: 36041681
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2022.127860

Seto, K., Nakada, T., Tanabe, Y., Yoshida, M., Kagami, M. 2022 Aphelidium parallelum, sp. nov., a new aphelid parasitic on selenastracean green algae. Mycologia, 114, 544-555.
Keywords: Aphelida; Aphelidiomycota; molecular phylogeny; parasitoid; ultrastructure; 1 new taxon
Strain(s): 35385219321954214 
PubMed: 35605094
DOI: 10.1080/00275514.2022.2039487

Mathiot, C., Ponge, P., Gallard, B., Sassi, J.-F., Delrue, F., Le Moigne, N. 2019 Microalgae starch-based bioplastics: screening of ten strains and plasticization of unfractionated microalgae by extrusion. Carbohydr. Polym., 208/, 142-151.
Keywords: Microalgae; Bioplastics; Starch; Plasticization; Extrusion
Strain(s): 942272152217321952280 
PubMed: 30658785
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2018.12.057

Mcmillan, R. 1957 Morphogenesis and polymorphism of Ankistrodesmus spp. J. Gen. Microbiol., 17, 658-677.
Strain(s): 219021942195 
DOI: 10.1099/00221287-17-3-658

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