Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin (ATCC® 201800)

Strain Designations: 123  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin, anamorph
Strain Designations 123
biological control of migratory locust, Locusta migratoria
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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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