Alternaria atra (Preuss) Woudenberg et Crous (ATCC® 18040)

Strain Designations: QM 8408 [1269, CBS 195.67, IMI 124944]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Ulocladium atrum Preuss
Strain Designations QM 8408 [1269, CBS 195.67, IMI 124944]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 343: V8 juice agar
ATCC® Medium 335: Potato carrot agar
ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor QM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- QM <-- P.M.D. Martin 1269
Soil, California
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229503 Ulocladium atrum ATCC 18040 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229517 Ulocladium atrum ATCC 18040 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229680 Ulocladium atrum strain ATCC 18040 small subunit ribosomal RNA

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229486 Ulocladium atrum strain ATCC 18040 internal transcribed spacer 1,


Woudenberg JH, et al. Alternaria redefined. Stud. Mycol. 75: 171-212, 2013. PubMed: 24014900

Lawrence DP, et al. The sections of Alternaria: formalizing species-group concepts. Mycologia 105: 530-546, 2013. PubMed: 23687125

Hong SG, et al. Alt a 1 allergen homologs from Alternaria and related taxa: analysis of phylogenetic content and secondary structure. Fungal Genet. Biol. 42: 119-129, 2005. PubMed: 15670710

Pryor BM, Bigelow DM. Molecular characterization of Embellisia and Nimbya species and their relationship to Alternaria, Ulocladium and Stemphylium. Mycologia 95: 1141-1154, 2003. PubMed: 21149017

Pryor BM, Gilbertson RL. Molecular phylogenetic relationships amongst Alternaria species and related fungi based upon analysis of nuclear ITS and mt SSU rDNA sequences. Mycol. Res. 104: 1312-1321, 2000.

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