Strain number NIES-2290  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Trebouxiophyceae  
Scientific name Raphidonema nivale Lagerheim  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Wright Dry Valley Antarctica  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) (Sand)  
History < IAM (2007) < Holm-Hansen, O.  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Holm-Hansen, O.  
Identified by Confirmed by DNA sequencing at NIES  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  5-9 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( AB488604 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-166
Other strain no. : Holm-Hansen W-35  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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