Strain number NIES-1453  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Trebouxiophyceae  
Scientific name Trebouxia corticola (Archibald) Gärtner  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Gyuran-ji Temple Umegatani, Shimizu-ku, Shizuoka Shizuoka Japan (2003-10-21)  
Latitude / Longitude 35.034395 / 138.448382 
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial (The lichen Parmotrema tinctorum on a gravestone)  
History < Ohmura, Yoshihito  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Ohmura, Yoshihito (2003-11-01)  
Identified by Ohmura, Yoshihito  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 (25) C
Light intensity:  7-13 (14-16) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M (21 D)  
Gene information ITS rRNA ( AB177830 ) , rbcL ( AB194846 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Symbiotic (lichen)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : AYO5375B  
Remarks Cryopreserved; Axenic 
Movie  
Reference
Ohmura, Y., Takeshita, S., Kawachi, M. 2019 Photobiont diversity within populations of a vegetatively reproducing lichen, Parmotrema tinctorum, can be generated by photobiont switching. Symbiosis, 77, 59–72.
Keywords: Lichenized fungi; Microalgae; rbcL; Trebouxia corticola; Selectivity; Vegetative reproduction
Strain(s): 1446144714481449145014511452145314541455 
DOI: 10.1007/s13199-018-0572-1

Ohmura, Y., Kawachi, M., Kasai, F., Watanabe, M. M., Takeshita, S. 2006 Genetic combinations of symbionts in a vegetatively reproducing lichen, Parmotrema tinctorum, based on its rDNA sequences. Bryologist, 109, 43-59.
Keywords: diversity; ITS rDNA; mycobiont; Parmotrema tinctorum; photobiont; selectivety; Trebouxia corticola; vegetative reproduction.
Strain(s): 1446144714481449145014511452145314541455 
DOI: 10.1639/0007-2745(2006)109[0043:GCOSIA]2.0.CO;2

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