Strain Information: 977/2A

Division/Phylum: Cryptophyta    Class: Cryptophyceae    Order: Cryptomonadales


Chilomonas paramecium Ehrenberg (1831)

CCAP 977/2A
Isolator: Pringsheim (pre 1940)
Origin: Freshwater;
Culture: Medium CHM; Axenic; sub
Other: Orig. desig. ON 201, 1, PP 14;


References [9]   EMBL Links
Hoef-Emden K (2005) Multiple independent losses of photosynthesis and differing evolutionary rates in the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae): Combined phylogenetic analyses of DNA sequences of the nuclear and the nucleomorph ribosomal operons. Journal of Molecular Evolution 60: 183-195.
DOI: 10.1007/s00239-004-0089-5

Hoef-Emden K (2007) Revision of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae) II: incongruencies between the classical morphospecies concept and molecular phylogeny in smaller pyrenoid-less cells. Phycologia 46: 402-428.
DOI: 10.2216/06-83.1

Scherwass A, Fischer Y & Arndt H (2005) Detritus as a potential food source for protozoans: utilisation of fine particulate plant detritus by a heterotrophic flagellate, Chilamonas paramecium, and a ciliate, Tetrahymena pyriformis. Aquatic Toxicology 39(4): 439-445.
DOI: none

Wylezich C, Nies G, Mylnikov AP, Tautz D & Arndt H (2010) An evaluation of the use of the LSU rRNA D1-D5 domain for DNA-based taxonomy of eukaryotic protists. Protist 161: 342-352.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2010-01-003

Hoef-Emden K & Melkonian M (2003) Revision of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae): A combination of molecular phylogeny and morphology provides insights into a long-hidden dimorphism. Protist 154: 371-409.
DOI: 10.1078/143446103322454130

Donaher N, Tanifuji G, Onodera NT, Malfatti SA, Chain PSG, Hara Y & Archibald JM (2010) The complete plastid genome sequence of the secondarily nonphotosynthetic alga Cryptomonas paramecium: Reduction, compaction, and accelerated evolutionary rate. Genome Biology and Evolution 1: 439-448.
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evp047

Cavalier-Smith T, Allsopp MTEP & Chao EE (1994) Chimeric conundra: Are nucleomorphs and chromists monophyletic or polyphyletic? PNAS 91: 11368-11372.
DOI: none

Tanifuji G, Onodera NT, Wheeler TJ, Dlutek M, Donaher N & Archibald JM (2010) Complete nucleomorph genome sequence of the nonphotosynthetic alga Cryptomonas paramecium reveals a core nucleomorph gene set. Genome Biology and Evolution 3: 44-54.
DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evq082

Reeb VC, Peglar MT, Yoon HS, Bai JR, Wu M, Shiu P, Grafenberg JL, Reyes-Prieto A, Rummele SE, Gross J & Bhattacharya D (2009) Interrelationships of chromalveolates within a broadly sampled tree of photosynthetic protists. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53: 202-211.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.04.012

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Catalogue updated: 24 February 2015