Strain number NIES-3777  
Phylum Dinophyta  
Class Dinophyceae  
Scientific name Leiocephalium pseudosanguineum K.Takahashi, Ø.Moestrup & Iwataki  
Former name  
Common name Dinoflagellate  
Locality (Date of collection) Itabashi Pond, Hataya, Yamanobe-machi, Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan (2012-05-14)  
Latitude / Longitude 38.239 / 140.203 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Pond water)  
History < Takahashi, Kazuya; Iwataki, Mitsunori  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Takahashi, Kazuya (2012-05-14)  
Identified by Takahashi, Kazuya  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6/2  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  20-24 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information 18S-ITS1-5.8S-ITS2-28S ( LC068840 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Authentic strain (Takahashi et al. 2015) ; Resting spore-forming ; Heterothallic  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : it12-10kt  
Remarks Fragile species to transportation stresses; Read and agree "How to order 4.1" 
Takahashi, K., Moestrup, Ø., Jordan, R. W., Iwataki, M. 2015 Two new freshwater woloszynskioids Asulcocephalium miricentonis gen. et sp. nov. and Leiocephalium pseudosanguineum gen. et sp. nov. (Suessiaceae, Dinophyceae) Lacking an Apical Furrow Apparatus. Protist, 166, 638-658.
Keywords: Apical furrow; dinoflagellate; eyespot; Asulcocephalium miricentonis; Leiocephalium pseudosanguineum; Suessiaceae
Strain(s): 377537763777 
PubMed: 26599726
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2015.10.003

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