Bipolaris portulacae (Rader) Alcorn, anamorph (ATCC® 10405)

Strain Designations: [CBS 239.48]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Helminthosporium portulacae Rader, anamorph
Strain Designations [CBS 239.48]
Plant disease research
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 343: V8 juice agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Duration: under black light 12 hrs on/12 hrs off
Name of Depositor WE Rader
Purslane, Portulaca oleracea, New York

Alcorn JL. New combinations and synonymy in Bipolaris and Curvularia, and a new species of Exserohilum. Mycotaxon 41: 329-343, 1991.

Rader WE. Helminthosporium portulacae a new pathogen of Portulaca oleracea L.. Mycologia 40: 342-346, 1948.

type strain

type strain

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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.
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