Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin (ATCC® 56096)

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Deposited As Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin, anamorph
biological control of termites, Nasutitermes exitiosus
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 28.0°C
Name of Depositor H Hanel
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--H Hanel<<--J.P. Latge
Cicada, Aneolamia albofasciata, Mexico

Hanel H. Selection of a fungus species, suitable for the biological control of the termite Nasutitermes exitiosus (Hill). Z. Angew. Entomol. 94: 237-245, 1982.

Hanel H, Watson JA. Preliminary field tests on the use of Metarhizium anizopliae for the control of Nasutitermes exitiosus (Hill) (Isoptera: Termitidae). Bull. Entomol. Res. 73: 305-313, 1983.

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