Absidia blakesleeana Lendner (ATCC® 10148a)

Strain Designations: NRRL 1304 + [CBS 100.28, IMI 111736]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations NRRL 1304 + [CBS 100.28, IMI 111736]
Application
produces chitosan
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain yes RefHesseltine CW, Ellis JJ. Species of Absidia with ovoid sporangiospores. I.. Mycologia 58: 761-785, 1966.
Intended Use
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type + (plus)
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Isolation
Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa), USA.
References

Hesseltine CW, Ellis JJ. Species of Absidia with ovoid sporangiospores. I.. Mycologia 58: 761-785, 1966.

Rane KD, Hoover DG. Production of chitosan by fungi. Food Biotechnol. 7: 11-33, 1993.

type strain

Hesseltine CW, Ellis JJ. Species of Absidia with ovoid sporangiospores. I.. Mycologia 58: 761-785, 1966.