Strain number NIES-3764  
Phylum Apusozoa  
Class Diphyllatea  
Scientific name Diphylleia rotans Massart  
Synonym Aulacomonas submarina  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) Amakubo, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (2011-06-18)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.106934 / 140.111483 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Water)  
History < Shiratori, Takashi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Shiratori, Takashi (2011-06-20)  
Identified by Shiratori, Takashi  
State of strain Subculture; Mixed (Microcystis aeruginosa NIES-298 as food)  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CSi  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  1-3 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information Mitochondria DNA ( AP015014 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Characteristics Heterotrophic ; Phagotrophic ; Planktonic ; Genome decoded strain  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : SRT116  
Kamikawa, R., Shiratori, T., Ishida, K-I., Miyashita, H., Roger, A. J. 2016 Group II intron-mediated trans-splicing in the green-rich mitochondrial genome of an enigmatic eukaryote, Diphylleia rotans. Genome Biol. Evol., 8, 458-466.
Keywords: Diphyllatia; introns; mitochondria; inverted repeats; trans-splicing
Strain(s): 3764 
PubMed: 26833505
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evw011

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