Fusarium heterosporum Nees, anamorph (ATCC® 32872)

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

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.