Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin, anamorph (ATCC® 74040)

Strain Designations: FCI-7744 [ARSEF 3097]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations FCI-7744 [ARSEF 3097]
biological control of sweet potato whiteflies, Bemisia tabaci
biological control of cotton fleahoppers, Pseudatomoscelis seriatus
biological control of boll weevils, Heliothis spp.
produces biopesticide for control of boll weevil, sweet potato whitefly, and cotton fleahopper
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor Troy Biosciences, Inc.
Special Collection NCRR Contract
boll weevil cadaver, Rio Grande Valley, TX
U.S. Patent Number

Wright JE, Chandler LD. Biopesticide composition and process for controlling insect pests. US Patent 5,413,784 dated May 9 1995

Wright JC. Biological ovicide for control of lepidopterous insects. US Patent 5,516,513 dated May 14 1996

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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