Hirsutella rhossiliensis Minter et Brady (ATCC® 46487)

Strain Designations: A3a [IMI 265748]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations A3a [IMI 265748]
biological control of nematodes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
increased activity when inoculum includes parasitized nematodes
temporal density-dependent parasitism
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor BA Jaffee
nematode, Criconemella xenoplax, peach orchard, South Carolina

J. Nematol. 24: 1-8, 1992.

Tedford EC, et al. Suppression of the nematode Heterodera schachtii by the fungus Hirsutella rhossiliensis as affected by fungus population density and nematode movement. Phytopathology 85: 613-617, 1995.

. . Ecology 73: 495-506, 1992.

Lackey BA, et al. Sporulation of the nematophagous fungus Hirsutella rhossiliensis from hyphae produced in vitro and added to soil. Phytopathology 82: 1326-1330, 1992.

Jaffee BA. Augmentation of soil with the nematophagous fungi Hirsutella rhossiliensis and Arthrobotrys haptotyla. Phytopathology 90: 498-504, 2000.

Jaffee BA, Zasoski RJ. Soil pH and the activity of a pelletized nematophagous fungus. Phytopathology 91: 324-330, 2001.

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  • 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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