Strain number NIES-3863  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Trebouxiophyceae  
Scientific name Picochlorum sp.  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Azisu, Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi, Japan (2015-05-19)  
Latitude / Longitude 33.997669 / 131.363784 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Seawater)  
History < Watanabe, Kazuki; Fujii, Katsuhiko  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Watanabe, Kazuki; Fujii, Katsuhiko (2015-08-10)  
Identified by Fujii, Katsuhiko  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  f/2 + NH4Cl  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  21 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( LC110388 )  
Cell size (min - max) 2 - 5 μm  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Astaxanthin, Vitamin B, Vitamin C and GABA production  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Azisu1  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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