Pithomyces chartarum (Berkeley et Curtis) Ellis, anamorph (ATCC® 26985)

Alternate State: Leptosphaerulina chartarum Roux, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: WB(1) 1367  /  Product Format: frozen

Strain Designations WB(1) 1367
Alternate State Leptosphaerulina chartarum Roux, teleomorph
Application
produces sporidesmin
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Toxigenic
Medium ATCC® Medium 340: Rabbit food agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor PA Wyatt
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--PA Wyatt<<--M.E. di Menna
Isolation
Lolium perenne, New Zealand
References

DiMenna ME, et al. Sporidesmin production and sporulation in Pithomyces chartarum. J. Gen. Microbiol. 61: 87-96, 1970. PubMed: 5531450