Zea mays Linnaeus (ATCC® 97496)

Strain Designations: PH54B  /  Product Format: dried

Strain Designations PH54B
Application
Seed research
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Yellow dent corn
Inbred corn line
Suitable male parental line in crosses for producing F1 hybrid corn
Adapted to northeastern USA and eastern Canada
resistant to: Gibberella ear rot (Gibberella zeae)
resistant to: carbonum leaf blight (Helminthosporium carbonum)
resistant to: Goss's wilt (Corynebacterium nebraskense)
resistant to: European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis), second brood
Name of Depositor Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
References

Carrigan LL, Puskaric V. Inbred maize line PH54B. US Patent 5,563,320 dated Oct 8 1996