Strain number NIES-4295  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Monoraphidium contortum (Thuret) Komárková-Legnerová  
Synonym Ankistrodesmus contortus Thuret 1856; Ankistrodesmus falcatus var. contortus (Thuret) Playfair 191; Rhaphidium duplex Kützing 1845; Rhaphidium polymorphum var. spirale West & G.S.West 1898; Ankistrodesmus falcatus var. spirilliformis G.S West 1904; Ankistrodesmus falcatus var. duplex (Kützing) G.S.West 1904; Ankistrodesmus angustus (C.Bernard) Oettli 1927; Ankistrodesmus pseudomirabilis var. spiralis Korshikov 1953  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Lake Kasumigaura, Ibaraki, Japan (2014-03/12)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.03583333 / 140.40361111 
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (Lake water)  
History < Sato, Mayumi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Sato, Mayumi (2014-03-14)  
Identified by Nakayama, Takeshi  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  AF-6  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  3-5 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information rbcL ( LC474828 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Other strain no. Other strain no. : sort 57  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

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