Strain number NIES-4563  
Phylum Metamonada  
Class Fornicata  
Scientific name Aduncisulcus paluster Yubuki & Leander  
Former name  
Common name  
Locality (Date of collection) the mouth of Fukidou River, Nosoko, Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan (2005-09-19)  
Latitude / Longitude 24.48707 / 124.230523 
Habitat (Isolation source) Marine (Mangrove sediment)  
History < Hashimoto, Tetsuo < Yubuki, Naoji  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Yubuki, Naoji (2005-10-20)  
Identified by Yubuki, Naoji  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  f/2 + mTYGM-9 + Rice  
Temperature:  15 C

Duration:  1 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( GU827603 ) , alpha-tubulin ( AB600285 ) , beta-tubulin ( AB600286 ) , hsp90 ( AB600287 ) , translation elongation factor 1 alpha ( AB600288 )  
Cell size (min - max) 7 - 12 μm  
Organization Unicellular; Flagellate 
Characteristics Heterotrophic ; Low oxygen environments ; Benthic ; Authentic strain (Yubuki et al. 2016)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : NY0171  
Yubuki, N., Huang, S. S. C., Leander, B. S. 2016 Comparative Ultrastructure of Fornicate Excavates, Including a Novel Free-living Relative of Diplomonads: Aduncisulcus paluster gen. et sp. nov. Protist, 167, 584-596.
Keywords: Culturing; cytoskel; etonevolution; flagellar apparatus; morphology; ultrastructure
Strain(s): 4563 
PubMed: 27816016
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2016.10.001

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