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

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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