Fusarium heterosporum Nees, anamorph (ATCC® 32872)

Alternate State: Gibberella cyanea (Sollman) Wollenweber, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: F73-1  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations F73-1
Alternate State Gibberella cyanea (Sollman) Wollenweber, teleomorph
potential biological control of Claviceps spp., capable of preventing sclerotial formation
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 freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 25.0°C
Min Temperature: 15.0°C
Name of Depositor BM Cunfer
sphacelial stage of Claviceps paspali on Paspalum dilatatum, Griffin, GA

Cunfer BM. Water potential of ergot honeydew and its influence upon colonization by microorganisms. Phytopathology 66: 449-452, 1976.

Cunfer BM. Colonization of ergot honeydew by Fusarium heterosporum. Phytopathology 65: 1372-1374, 1975.

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  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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