Strain number NIES-3639  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Trebouxiophyceae  
Scientific name Stichococcus bacillaris Nägeli  
Synonym Stichococcus minor Nägeli 1849; Protococcus bacillaris Nägeli ex Kützing 1849; Stichococcus major Nägeli 1849; Stichococcus bacillaris var. major (Nägeli) Rabenhorst 1868; Stichococcus bacillaris var. minor (Nägeli) Rabenhorst 1868; Stichococcus bacillaris var. fungicola Lagerheim 1884; Stichococcus pallescens Chodat 1909; Stichococcus membranaefaciens Chodat 1913; Stichococcus dubius Chodat 1913; Stichococcus bacillaris var. viridis H.Nakano 1917; Stichococcus nivalis Chodat 1922; Stichococcus bacillaris f. nivalis (Chodat) Printz 1964; Stichococcus viridis Nakano 1988  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Aoba-dori, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan (1999-03-30)  
Latitude / Longitude 38.25833333 / 140.86666666 
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial (Plant (Bark))  
History < Handa, Shinji  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Handa, Shinji (1999-04-**)  
Identified by Handa, Shinji  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2018 Feb]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  5 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Aerial ; Epiphytic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Handa-786-x  
Remarks Cryopreserved; Axenic 
Yamamoto, M., Handa, S., Kawachi, M., Miyamura, S., Nagumo, T., Hirata, A., Kawano, S. 2016 Mother cell wall cleavage during filament formation in Stichococcus bacillaris (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). Cytologia, 81, 35-39.
Keywords: Binary fission; Filament formation; Mother cell wall; Stichococcus; Trebouxiophyceae
Strain(s): 3639 
DOI: 10.1508/cytologia.81.35

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