Yarrowia lipolytica (Wickerham et al.) van der Walt et von Arx, teleomorph (ATCC® 20362)

Alternate State: Candida lipolytica (Harrison) Diddens et Lodder, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: 2002  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Candida lipolytica (Harrison) Diddens et Lodder, anamorph
Strain Designations 2002
Alternate State Candida lipolytica (Harrison) Diddens et Lodder, anamorph
Application
degrades petroleum crude oil
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Morphology

After 3-5 days growth is butyrous to mycelial and tannish-white in color.  Cells are spheroidal, ellipsoidal to elongate, (3.0-5.0)x(3.3-15.0) µm and single, in pairs or small clusters. 

Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 3-5 days growth is butyrous to mycelial and tannish-white in color.  Cells are spheroidal, ellipsoidal to elongate, (3.0-5.0)x(3.3-15.0) µm and single, in pairs or small clusters. 

Name of Depositor Bioteknika Int'l., Inc.
References

Azarowicz EN. Microbial degradation of petroleum. US Patent 3,856,667 dated Dec 24 1974