Strain Information: 211/83

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Trebouxiophyceae    Order: Chlorellales


Micractinium reisseri Hoshina, Iwataki & Imamura (2010)

CCAP 211/83
Isolator: Reisser (before 1975)
Origin: Freshwater; pond in the old Botanic Garden, University of Göttingen, Germany
Culture: Medium 3N-BBM+V; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. Pbi; was endosymbiotic to a Paramecium bursaria; formerly listed as Micractinium conductrix (Brandt) Pröschold & Darienko, Chlorella sp.;


References [7]   EMBL Links
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DOI: 10.1111/j.1438-8677.2009.00221.x

Pröschold T, Darienko T, Silva PC, Reisser W & Krienitz L (2011) The systematics of Zoochlorella revisited employing an integrative approach. Environmental Microbiology 13: 350-364.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2010.02333.x

Hoshina R, Iwataki M & Imamura N (2010) Chlorella variabilis and Micractinium reisseri sp. nov. (Chlorellaceae, Trebouxiophyceae): Redescription of the endosymbiotic green algae of Paramecium bursaria (Peniculia, Oligohymenophorea) in the 120th year. Phycological Research 58: 188-201.
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van Etten JL, Lane LC & Meints RH (1991) Viruses and viruslike particles of eukaryotic algae Microbiological Reviews 55: 586-620.
DOI: none

Linz B, Linz A, Migunova AV & Kvitko KV (1999) Correlation between virus-sensitivity and isoenzyme spectrum in symbiotic Chlorella-like algae. Protistology 1: 76-81.
DOI: none

Hoshina R & Fujiwara Y (2013) Molecular characterization of Chlorella cultures of the National Institute for Environmental Studies culture collection with description of Micractinium inermum sp. nov., Didymogenes sphaerica sp. nov., and Didymogenes soliella sp. nov. (Chlorellaceae, Trebouxiophyceae). Phycological Research 61: 124-132.
DOI: 10.1111/pre.12010

Germond A, Hata H, Fujikawa Y & Nakajima T (2013) The phylogenetic position and phenotypic changes of a Chlorella-like alga during 5-year microcosm culture. European Journal of Phycology 48: 485-496.
DOI: 10.1080/09670262.2013.860482

FM205852 (ITS1 - ITS2)
AB506070 (SSU (18S) - LSU (28S)
AB506071 (SSU (18S) - LSU (28S)

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016