Strain number NIES-3610  
Phylum Dinophyta  
Class Dinophyceae  
Scientific name Alexandrium catenella (Whedon & Kofoid) Balech  
Synonym Gonyaulax catenella Whedon & Kofoid 1936; Protogonyaulax catenella (Whedon & Kofoid) Taylor 1979; Gessnerium catenella (Whedon & Kofoid) F.J.R.Taylor 1979; Gonyaulax washingtonensis Hsu 1967; Alexandrium fundyense Balech 1985  
Former name  
Common name Dinoflagellate  
Locality (Date of collection) Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan (2006-04-16)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine  
History < KAGAWA  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Yoshimatsu, Sadaaki (2006-04-18)  
Identified by  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  f/2ESM  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  20-24 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  75 D  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Toxicity  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : KGW-276; simoda  
Remarks Toxicity; Fragile species to transportation stresses; Read and agree "How to order 4.1" 

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