Strain number NIES-407  
Phylum Heterokontophyta  
Class Bacillariophyceae  
Scientific name Achnanthidium minutissimum (Kützing) Czarnecki  
Synonym Achnanthes minutissima Kützing; Achnanthidium lanceolatum f. minutissima (Kützing) Tömösvary 1879; Microneis minutissima (Kützing) Cleve 1895; Cocconeis minutissima (Kützing) Schönfeldt 1907; Microneis minutissima (Kützing) Meister 1912; Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing 1844; Achnanthes microcephala (Kützing) Grunow 1880; Achnanthes minutissima var. cryptocephala Grunow 1880; Achnanthes minutissima f. curta Grunow 1880; Microneis microcephala (Kützing) Cleve 1895; Microneis minutissima var. cryptocephala (Grunow) Cleve 1895; Achnanthes cryptocephala (Grunow) M.Peragallo 1897; Schizonema microcephalum (Kützing) Kuntze 1898; Cocconeis microcephala (Kützing) Schonfeldt 1907; Microneis microcephala (Kützing) Meister 1912; Achnanthes minutissima var. genuina A.Cleve 1953  
Former name  
Common name Pennate diatom  
Locality (Date of collection) Miyata River Ibaraki Japan (1987-05-22)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater (River water)  
History < Kasai, Fumie  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Kasai, Fumie (1987-06-01)  
Identified by Takamura, Noriko  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Non-clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CSi  
Temperature:  15 C
Light intensity:  9-11 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information 18S rRNA ( LC037436 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Unicellular 
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 4st-0-8  
Mitani, E., Nakayama, F., Matsuwaki, I., Ichi, I., Kawabata, A., Kawachi, M., Kato, M. 2017 Fatty acid composition profiles of 235 strains of three microalgal divisions within the NIES Microbial Culture Collection. Microb. Resour. Syst., 33, 19-29.
Keywords: Cryptophyta; docosahexaenoic acid; eicosapentaenoic acid; fatty acid; Haptophyta; Heterokontophyta; microalgae
Strain(s): 1891415177111522322523323426527427527627727827928028128228429332332433033334434534634734835035337237738839139540740840941341441746146246648753454855355655755855956056258758858959060360562162262369569669769869970070170270370470570670770870971071171271371471571674176576676780583799710011002100310041005100610071009101110161017104410451046104713021303132413271330133913401349135313701375137613791383138413851386138713911392139313951398139914001401169917001730181318151816182618271831186218631864186518741963196419651974197519762142214321442145214721482300233123322351236323642365236923702376250625332534253525362537259026332668268926902691269326942696269727072716271727182720272227232725272627292730273127322770277127722773283928402841284228432844285928722878289028993391 

Iwasaka, M., Mizukawa, Y. 2015 Effect of intense magnetic fields on the convection of biogenic guanine crystals in aqueous solution. J. Appl. Phys., 117, 17E127 (article ID).
Strain(s): 407 
DOI: 10.1063/1.4917330

Takamura, N., Kasai, F., Watanabe, M. M. 1989 Effects of Cu, Cd and Zn on photosynthesis of freshwater benthic algae. J. Appl. Phycol., 1, 39-52.
Keywords: heavy metal; photosynthesis; algae; tolerance
Strain(s): 71305329407408409410411412413414416433434454461465466467479481487489503504505506507509510515529530531532536537538539540620639640641642659660661662 

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