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Strain number NIES-550  
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)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source)  
History < Kuroiwa, Tsuneyoshi  
Isolator (Date of isolation)  
Identified by Merola, A. et al.  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Non-clonal; Axenic[2013 Nov]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  Allen  
Temperature:  37 C
Light intensity:  9-10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( LC504058 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 9 μm  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Acidophilic ; Authentic strain (Merola et al. 1981)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 002  
Remarks Axenic 
Merola, A., Castaldo, R., De Luca, P., Gambardella, R., Musacchio, A., Taddei, R. 1981 Revision of Cyanidium caldarium. Three species of acidophilic algae. Giorn Bot. Ital., 115, 189-195.
Strain(s): 550 
DOI: 10.1080/11263508109428026

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