Strain number NIES-2672  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Prasinophyceae  
Scientific name Micromonas commoda Baren, Bachy & Worden  
Former name Formerly identified as Micromonas pusilla, named based on Baren et al. 2016[2018 Jul]  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Equatorial Pacific Ocean, France (1998-02-10)  
Latitude / Longitude / 166.33 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < RCC (2010);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Boulben, S. (1998-02-10)  
Identified by Guillou, L.  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  ESM  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  37 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( PRJNA39769 )  
Cell size (min - max) - 2 μm  
Characteristics Planktonic  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : RCC 299
Other strain no. : NOUM17  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Yamagishi, T., Ota, S., Yamaguchi, H., Koshikawa, H., Tatarazako, N., Yamamoto, H., Kawachi, M. 2019 Ecotoxicological bioassay using marine algae for deep-sea mining. In Environmental Issues of Deep-Sea Mining: Impacts, Consequences and Policy Perspectives, Ed. by Sharma, R., Springer, Cham, pp. 255-271.
Strain(s): 323613969971981100010011310141123042587259026702672 
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-12696-4_10

Marie, D., Le Gall, F., Edern, R., Gourvil, P., Vaulot, D. 2017 Improvement of phytoplankton culture isolation using single cell sorting by flow cytometry. J. Phycol., 53, 271-282.
Keywords: antibiotics; BSA; flow cytometry; microalgal; cultures; nanoeukaryotes; phytoplankton; picoeukaryotes;; single cell sorting
Strain(s): 2672 
PubMed: 27878810
DOI: 10.1111/jpy.12495

McDonald, S. M., Plant, J. N. Worden, A. Z. 2010 The mixed lineage nature of nitrogen transport and assimilation in marine eukaryotic phytoplankton: a case study of Micromonas. Mol. Biol. Evol., 27, 2268-2283.
Keywords: nitrogen; Micromonas; Ostreococcus; green algae; green lineage; quantitative PCR; genomics; phylogeny
Strain(s): 2672 
PubMed: 20457585
DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msq113

Worden, A. Z., Allen, A. E. 2010 The voyage of the microbial eukaryote. Curr. Opin. Microbiol., 13, 652-660.
Strain(s): 2672 
PubMed: 20832353
DOI: 10.1016/j.mib.2010.08.001

Worden, A. Z. et al. 2009 Green evolution and dynamic adaptations revealed by genomes of the Marine Picoeukaryotes Micromonas. Science, 324, 268-272.
Strain(s): 2672 
PubMed: 19359590
DOI: 10.1126/science.1167222

Fuller, N. J., Campbell, C., Allen, D. J., Pitt, F. D., Le Gall, F., Vaulot, D., Scanlan, D. J. 2006 Analysis of photosynthetic picoeukaryote diversity at open ocean sites in the Arabian Sea using a PCR biased towards marine algal plastids. Aquat. Microb. Ecol., 43, 79-93.
Keywords: Photosynthetic picoeukaryotes; Plastid 16S rRNA; Arabian Sea; PCR
Strain(s): 25862588258926722673268726902693 
DOI: 10.3354/ame043079

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