Strain number NIES-3572  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Gymnomonas nepalensis Shin Watanabe  
Former name Dunaliella lateralis Pascher & Jahoda  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) near Bargu, Nepal (1975-10-09)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial (Soil)  
History < Watanabe, Shin  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Watanabe, Shin (1976-**-**)  
Identified by Watanabe, Shin  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  9:1 agar medium (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  3 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( DQ009762 LC268992 ) , 26S rRNA ( DQ015741 ) , ITS1-5.8S-ITS2 ( DQ377089 ) , ITS1 ( AF313444 ) , ITS2 ( AF313445 ) , atpB ( LC268993 ) , psaB ( LC268994 ) , rbcL ( LC268995 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Authentic strain (Watanabe & Nakada 2018) ; Type specimen (NIES-50015, Holotype)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : NPL27  
Remarks NIES-4107 is available; Cryopreserved 
Nikulin, V. Y., Nikulin, A. Y., Gontcharov, A. A., Bagmet, V. B., Abdullin, S. R. 2023 Oogamochlamys kurilensis sp. nov. (Chlorophyta, Volvocales) from the soils of Iturup Island (Sakhalin Region, Russia). Plants-Basel, 12, 3350 (article ID).
Keywords: biflagellate green alga; Oogamochlamys; new species; SSU rDNA; ITS rDNA secondary structure; morphological characteristics; life cycle; temperate monsoon climate zone
Strain(s): 171617202209221022332240229423172318232035723760 
PubMed: 37836090
DOI: 10.3390/plants12193350

Watanabe, S. & Nakada, T. 2018 Gymnomonas nepalensis gen. et sp. nov. for the naked flagellate strain ‘Nepal’, formerly identified as Dunaliella lateralis (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). Phycol. Res., 66, 167-172.
Strain(s): 35724107 
DOI: 10.1111/pre.12219

González, M. A., Coleman, A. W., Gómez, P. I., Montoya, R. 2001 Phylogenetic relationship among various strains of Dunaliella (Chlorophyceae) based on nuclear ITS rDNA sequences. J. Phycol., 37, 604-611.
Keywords: Dunaliella; internal transcribed spacer; phylogenetics; rDNA; sequencing; strains; taxonomy
Strain(s): 35724107 
DOI: 10.1046/j.1529-8817.2001.037004604.x

Watanabe, S. 1983 New and interesting green algae from soils of some Asian and Oceanian regions. Arch. Protistenk., 127, 223-270.
Strain(s): 153154155157158159160357235734107 
DOI: 10.1016/S0003-9365(83)80021-9

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