Strain number NIES-842  
Phylum Streptophyta  
Class Charophyceae  
Scientific name Staurastrum tsukubicum Gontcharov & M.M.Watanabe  
Former name  
Common name Desmid  
Locality (Date of collection) Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (1997-12-07)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.105319 / 140.081738 
Habitat (Isolation source) (Freshwater)  
History < Gontcharov, A.  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Gontcharov, A. (1997-12-07)  
Identified by Gontcharov, A.  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C  
Temperature:  20 (25) C
Light intensity:  6-8 (14-16) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M (21 D)  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Planktonic ; Authentic strain  
Other strain no.  
Gontcharov, A. A., Watanabe, M. M. 1999 Rare and new desmids (Desmidaceae, Chlorophyta) from Japan. Phycol. Res., 47, 233-240.
Keywords: desmids; new findings; new species; Japan
Strain(s): 839840841842 
DOI: 10.1046/j.1440-1835.1999.00172.x

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