Strain number NIES-2907  
Phylum Dinophyta  
Class Dinophyceae  
Scientific name Durusdinium trenchii (LaJeunesse) LaJeunesse  
Synonym Symbiodinium trenchii LaJeunesse; Zooxanthella trenchii (LaJeunesse) Guiry & R.A.Andersen 2018  
Former name  
Common name Dinoflagellate ; Zooxanthellae  
Locality (Date of collection) Sesoko Isl., Okinawa, Japan (2010-02-19)  
Latitude / Longitude 26.635929 / 127.866059 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Coral (Favia speciosa))  
History < Kawachi, Masanobu  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Kawachi, Masanobu (2010-03-31)  
Identified by Kawachi, Masanobu  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  MNK  
Temperature:  20 (25) C
Light intensity:  4 (14-16) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  45 D (21 D)  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Symbiotic (corals) ; Clade D1  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : S24E_D1  
Shoguchi, E., Kawachi, M., Shinzato, C., Beedessee, G. 2024 Functional analyses of bacterial genomes found in Symbiodiniaceae genome assemblies. Environ. Microbiol. Rep., 16, e13238 (article ID).
Strain(s): 2907380840764077 
PubMed: 38444256
DOI: 10.1111/1758-2229.13238

Hazraty-Kari, S., Masaya, M., Kawachi, M., Harii, S. 2022 The early acquisition of symbiotic algae benefits larval survival and juvenile growth in the coral Acropora tenuis. J. Exp. Zool. Part A-Ecol. Integr. Physiol., 337, 559-565.
Keywords: juveniles; larvae; lipids; scleractinia; symbionts
Strain(s): 2907 
PubMed: 35286770
DOI: 10.1002/jez.2589

Shoguchi, E., Beedessee, G., Hisata, K., Tada, I., Narisoko, H., Satoh, N., Kawachi, M., Shinzato, C. 2021 A new dinoflagellate genome illuminates a conserved gene cluster involved in sunscreen biosynthesis. Genome Biol. Evol., 13, evaa235 (article ID).
Keywords: cyanobacterial bloom; comparative genomics; ecophysiology; genomic complexity; metatranscriptome; Microcystis aeruginosa; adaptation; cyanobacteria; ecogenomics; water blooms
Strain(s): 2907 
PubMed: 33146374
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evaa235

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