Strain number NIES-3356  
Phylum Euglenozoa  
Class Diplonemea  
Scientific name Hemistasia phaeocystidicola (Scherffel, 1990) Elbrächter & Schnepf, 1996  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Yokosuka (Depth -15m), Kanagawa, Japan (2013-01-04)  
Latitude / Longitude 35.3194 / 139.6507 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Yabuki, Akinori  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Yabuki, Akinori (2013-01-18)  
Identified by Yabuki, Akinori  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  Hemi  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  4-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  14 D  
Gene information CO1 ( LC114081-LC114087 LC120367-LC120387 ) , CO2 ( LC114089 ) , nad7 ( LC114090 ) , cob ( LC114088 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Characteristics Heterotrophic ; Parasitic on diatoms  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : YPF1303  
Remarks Axenic; Unstable 
Kashiyama, Y. et al. 2019 Taming chlorophylls by early eukaryotes underpinned algal interactions and the diversification of the eukaryotes on the oxygenated Earth. ISME J., 13, 1899-1910.
Strain(s): 82542742863243313533814946236249971012101310151320133013331334133513721377138813901396139714081438143914411868196420082142214421492300230523252433249825022566258425862589259026772878335633743775 
PubMed: 30809012
DOI: 10.1038/s41396-019-0377-0

Yabuki, A., Tanifuji, G., Kusaka, C., Takishia, K., Fujikura, K. 2016 Hyper-eccentric structural genes in the mitochondrial genome of the algal parasite Hemistasia phaeocysticola. Genome Biol. Evol., 8, 2870-2878.
Keywords: gene fragmentation; RNA processing; mitochondrial genome; diplonemids; Euglenozoa
Strain(s): 3356 
PubMed: 27566761
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evw207

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