Strain number NIES-4015  
Phylum Heterokontophyta  
Class Bacillariophyceae  
Scientific name Craticula pseudocitrus Tuji, Nakagawa, Sato & Yamaguchi  
Former name  
Common name Pennate diatom  
Locality (Date of collection) Lake Kasumigaura, Ibaraki, Japan (2015-05-13)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.03583333 / 140.40361111 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < Sato, Mayumi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Sato, Mayumi (2015-05-18)  
Identified by Tuji, Akihiro  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CSi  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  11-14 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information rbcL ( LC335884 ) , 18S rRNA ( LC335883 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Characteristics Authentic strain (Tuji et al. 2018)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : Sort 163  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Tuji, A., Nakagawa, M., Sato, M., Yamaguchi, H. 2018 A new planktonic diatom, Craticula pseudocitrus sp. nov., Naviculales, Bacillariophyceae found in Lake Kasumigaura, Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. B, 44, 15-22.
Keywords: Craticula citrus; Craticula pseudocitrus sp. nov.; Lake Kasumigaure; Navicula citrus
Strain(s): 4015 

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