Strain number NIES-1350  
Phylum Heterokontophyta  
Class Bacillariophyceae  
Scientific name Achnanthidium minutissimum (Kützing) Czarnecki  
Synonym Achnanthes minutissima Kützing; Achnanthidium lanceolatum f. minutissima (Kützing) Tömösvary 1879; Microneis minutissima (Kützing) Cleve 1895; Cocconeis minutissima (Kützing) Schönfeldt 1907; Microneis minutissima (Kützing) Meister 1912; Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing 1844; Achnanthes microcephala (Kützing) Grunow 1880; Achnanthes minutissima var. cryptocephala Grunow 1880; Achnanthes minutissima f. curta Grunow 1880; Microneis microcephala (Kützing) Cleve 1895; Microneis minutissima var. cryptocephala (Grunow) Cleve 1895; Achnanthes cryptocephala (Grunow) M.Peragallo 1897; Schizonema microcephalum (Kützing) Kuntze 1898; Cocconeis microcephala (Kützing) Schonfeldt 1907; Microneis microcephala (Kützing) Meister 1912; Achnanthes minutissima var. genuina A.Cleve 1953  
Former name  
Common name Pennate diatom  
Locality (Date of collection) Tama River, Wada, Oume Tokyo, Japan (2002-11-26)  
Latitude / Longitude 35.781504 / 139.231468 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (River stone)  
History < Mayama, Shigeki  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Shono, Naoko (2002-11-26)  
Identified by Mayama, Shigeki  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CSi/5  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  13-15 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Benthic ; Epilithic  
Other strain no.  

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