Aspergillus fischeri Wehmer var. fischeri (ATCC® 1020)

Alternate State: Neosartorya fischeri (Wehmer) Malloch et Cain var. fischeri  /  Strain Designations: NRRL 181 [4651.2, CBS 101.12, CBS 544.65, DSM 3700, IMI 211391, QM 1983, WB 181]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations NRRL 181 [4651.2, CBS 101.12, CBS 544.65, DSM 3700, IMI 211391, QM 1983, WB 181]
Alternate State Neosartorya fischeri (Wehmer) Malloch et Cain var. fischeri
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes
Intended Use
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Comments Genome sequencing strain (The Institute for Genomic Research (TIGR), J. Craig Venter Institute, USA). with teleomorph
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
ATCC® Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence


D1D2 region of the 28S ribosomal RNA gene


Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NRRL<-- C. Thom 4651.2 <-- C. Wehmer
Canned apples
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAKE03000000 Neosartorya fischeri NRRL 181, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


Samson RA, Gams W. Typification of the species of Aspergillus and associated teleomorphs In Samson RA, Gams W. Advances in Penicillium and Aspergillus systematics. New York, Plenum Press pp. 31-54, 1985

type strain of Aspergillus fischerianus

Fedorova ND, et al. Genomic islands in the pathogenic filamentous fungus Aspergillus fumigatus. PLoS Genet. 4: e1000046, 2008.

Wang H, et al. A fungal phylogeny based on 82 complete genomes using the composition vector method. BMC Evol. Biol. 9: 195, 2009. PubMed: 19664262

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