Strain number NIES-685  
Phylum Chlorophyta  
Class Chlorophyceae  
Scientific name Desmodesmus abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald  
Synonym Scenedesmus caudatus f. abundans Kirchner; Scenedesmus quadricauda f. abundans (Kirchner) Lagerheim 1882; Scenedesmus caudatus var. abundans (Kirchner) Wolle 1887; Scenedesmus quadricauda var. abundans (Kirchner) Hansgirg 1888; Scenedesmus abundans (O.Kirchner) Chodat 1913  
Former name Chlorella fusca Shihira et Krauss var. fusca  
Common name Green alga  
Locality (Date of collection)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source)  
History < Katagiri, Masayuki < IAM  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Lewin, Ralph A.  
Identified by Confirmed by DNA sequencing at NIES  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  C (agar)  
Temperature:  20 (25) C
Light intensity:  1 (14-16) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  4 M (21 D)  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Characteristics Authentic strain of Chlorella fusca Shihira & R.W.Krauss (Shihira & R.W.Krauss 1965)  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM C-101
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Mori, F., Erata, M., Watanabe, M. M. 2002 Cryopreservation of cyanobacteria and green algae in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 18, 45-55.
Keywords: cryopreservation; cyanobacteria; green algae; FDA staining method; NIES-Collection
Strain(s): 192122232425262728293031323334353637383940414445465051525354555658596061626364656667686970737475767778798081878990919293949596979899100101102103104105106107108109110111112119120122123125127128129130131132133134135137138139144147151152153154155156157158159160162163164165166167168170171172173174175176177178179180181182183185186187188189191192193194197198199200201202203204205206207208209210211212213214215216217224226227228229230231232241242243244245246248257259261262263266267268287288289290294295297298299300301302303305306308309310312313329334337338339340341342349351359360361362375378379380382384385390394396397398415416418419421422423424425426427428429430431432433434436437438439440446447448449450451452453454455456457458459460464468469474478479480481503504505506507509510512514515522523524527528529530531532536537538539540541542543544545546564565566567568569570571572573574575576577578579580581582583584585592593594595596597598604610628630631632633634635636637638639640641642643644645646647648649650651652653654655656657658659660661662663664665666667672685686687688689690691692693694717718719720721722723724725726727728729 

Koga, T., Arasaki, T., Tanaka, T., Ueda, S. 1991 Studies on cell fusion of microalgae, part 2 protoplast induction and regeneration of Chlorella. Annu. Rep. Kumamoto Kogyo Univ., 17, 279-286.
Strain(s): 68521632189 

Koga, T., Arasaki, T., Tanaka, T., Ueda, S. 1991 Studies on cell fusion of microalgae, part 3 interspecific cell fusion of Chlorella. Annu. Rep. Kumamoto Kogyo Univ., 17, 287-293.
Strain(s): 68521632189 

Kojima, E. & Yamaguchi, Y. 1988 Photoproduction of hydrogen by adapted cells of Chlorella pyrenoidosa. J. Ferment. Technol., 66, 19-25.
Strain(s): 685 
DOI: 10.1016/0385-6380(88)90124-0

Yamada, T. & Sakaguchi, K. 1981 Protoplast induction in Chlorella species. Agric. Biol. Chem., 45, 1905-1909.
Strain(s): 6852160216521702189 
DOI: 10.1271/bbb1961.45.1905

Maruyama, K. 1977 Classification of Chlorella strain by infrared absorption spectra of cell samples. Bot. Mag. Tokyo, 90, 67-77.
Strain(s): 2262276856872151216321702175 
DOI: 10.1007/BF02489470

Maruyama, K. 1977 Classification of Chlorella strains by cell appearance and group sera. Bot. Mag. Tokyo, 90, 57-66.
Strain(s): 2262276852151216321702175 
DOI: 10.1007/BF02489469

Shihira, I. & Krauss, R. W. 1965 Chlorella. Physiology and taxonomy of forty-one isolates. , University of Maryland, College Park. pp. 1-97.
Strain(s): 685687 

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