Laetisaria arvalis Burdsall (ATCC® 66370)

Product Format: frozen

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produces laetisaric acid
biological control of Pythium spp.
biological control of Rhizoctonia solani
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 frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor PH Evans
soil in sugar beet field, Beta vulgaris, Nebraska

Bowers WS, et al. Thallophytic allelopathy: isolation and identification of laetisaric acid. Science 232: 105-106, 1986.

Burdsall HH Jr.. Laetisaria arvalis (Aphyllophorales, Corticiaceae): a possible biological control agent for Rhizoctonia solani and Pythium species. Mycologia 72: 728-736, 1980.

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