Strain number NIES-4484  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Pleodorina starrii Nozaki, Ott & Coleman  
Former name  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Refer to NIES-4481 and NIES-4482  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < Kohei, Takahashi; Nozaki, Hisayoshi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Kohei, Takahashi (2019-04-27)  
Identified by Kohei, Takahashi  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  VTACAF-6  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  1 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Colonial; Flagellate 
Characteristics Phototaxis ; F1 clone of NIES-4481×4482 ; Unisexual female  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 2019-0427-F1-2  
Takahashi, K., Kawai-Toyooka, H., Ootsuki, R., Hamaji, T., Tsuchikane, Y., Sekimoto, H., Higashiyama, T., Nozaki, H. 2021 Three sex phenotypes in a haploid algal species give insights into the evolutionary transition to a self-compatible mating system. Evolution, 75, 2984-2993.
Keywords: Haploid species; inbreeding; life-history evolution; mating systems; reproductive isolation; sex
Strain(s): 45646054154473173287289189213621363256933823383378037824068447944804481448244834484 
PubMed: 34250602
DOI: 10.1111/evo.14306

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