Strain number NIES-2364  
Phylum Heterokontophyta  
Class Bacillariophyceae  
Scientific name Cyclotella meneghiniana Kützing  
Former name  
Common name Centric diatom  
Locality (Date of collection) Meguro River, Nakameguro, Meguro-ku Tokyo, Japan (2006-07-01)  
Latitude / Longitude 35.64111111 / 139.70277777 
Habitat (Isolation source) Brackish water (River water)  
History < Shirokawa, Yuka  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Shirokawa, Yuka (2006-07-10)  
Identified by Mayama, Shigeki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CSi  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  12-15 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information 28S rRNA ( JN854149 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Euryhaline  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : MG  
Zhang, X., Ohtsuki, H., Makino, W., Kato, Y., Watanabe, H., Urabe, J. 2021 Variations in effects of ectosymbiotic microbes on the growth rates among different species and genotypes of Daphnia fed different algal diets. Ecol. Res., 36, 303-312.
Strain(s): 2364 
DOI: 10.1111/1440-1703.12194

Shirokawa, Y. & Shimada, M. 2020 Synchronized emergence under diatom sperm competition. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. Ser. B-Biol. Sci., 287, 20201074 (article ID).
Keywords: sexual differentiation; evolutionary game theory; synchronization; centric diatom; spem competition
Strain(s): 2364 
PubMed: 33023410
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2020.1074

Mitani, E., Nakayama, F., Matsuwaki, I., Ichi, I., Kawabata, A., Kawachi, M., Kato, M. 2017 Fatty acid composition profiles of 235 strains of three microalgal divisions within the NIES Microbial Culture Collection. Microb. Resour. Syst., 33, 19-29.
Keywords: Cryptophyta; docosahexaenoic acid; eicosapentaenoic acid; fatty acid; Haptophyta; Heterokontophyta; microalgae
Strain(s): 1891415177111522322523323426527427527627727827928028128228429332332433033334434534634734835035337237738839139540740840941341441746146246648753454855355655755855956056258758858959060360562262369569669769869970070170270370470570670770870971071171271371471571674176576676780583799710011002100310041005100610071009101110161017104410451046104713021303132413271330133913401349135313701375137613791383138413851386138713911392139313951398139914001401169917001730181318151816182618271831186218631864186518741963196419651974197519762142214321442145214721482300233123322351236323642365236923702376250625332534253525362537259026332668268926902691269326942696269727072716271727182720272227232725272627292730273127322770277127722773283928402841284228432844285928722878289028993391368936903691 

Shirokawa, Y. & Shimada, M. 2016 Cytoplasmic inheritance of parent-offspring cell structure in the clonal diatom Cyclotella meneghiniana. Proc. R. Soc. B-Biol. Sci., B283, 20161632 (article ID).
Keywords: centric diatom, cytoplasmic inheritance; non-genetic heritability; quantitative genetics; structural inheritance; rapid evolution
Strain(s): 2364 
PubMed: 27807268
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.1632

Shirokawa, Y., Shimada, M. 2013 Sex allocation pattern of the diatom Cyclotella meneghiniana. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. Ser. B-Biol. Sci., 280, 20130503 (article ID).
Keywords: sex allocation; spilit sex ratio; size advantage model; fertility insurance; unicellular organism; microfluidic system
Strain(s): 2364 
PubMed: 23760641
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2013.0503

Shirokawa, Y., Karino, K., Mayama, S. 2012 Developmental plasticity and genotype–environment interactions influence valve morphology in the Cyclotella meneghiniana species complex (Bacillariophyceae). Eur. J. Phycol., 47, 245-253.
Keywords: Cyclotella meneghiniana; developmental plasticity; diatoms; fultoportulae; genotype–environment interaction; salinity; strutted processes
Strain(s): 236323642365 
DOI: 10.1080/09670262.2012.697580

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