Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin, anamorph (ATCC® 90519)

Strain Designations: NRRL 20700  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations NRRL 20700
produces chymoelastase
produces chymotrypsin
produces endochitinase
produces esterase
produces hexosaminidase A (alpha polypeptide) Hexose aminidase A (alpha polypeptide), beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase, N-acetyl-beta-glucosaminidase
produces trypsin
degradation of insect cuticles
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Japanese beetle

Gupta SC, et al. Insect cuticle-degrading enzymes from the entomophagous fungus Beauveria bassiana. Exp. Mycol. 16: 132-137, 1992.