Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin, anamorph (ATCC® 201800)

Strain Designations: 123  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations 123
biological control of migratory locust, Locusta migratoria
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 325: Malt extract agar (Blakeslee's formula)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor M Welling
Special Collection NCRR Contract
dead migratory locust, Locusta migratoria, Bekily, Madagascar

Welling M, et al. Metarhizium spp. isolates from Madagascar: morphology and effect of high temperature on growth and infectivity to the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria. Entomophaga 39: 351-361, 1994.

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