Metschnikowia pulcherrima Pitt et Miller, teleomorph (ATCC® 34079)

Alternate State: Candida pulcherrima (Lindner) Windisch, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: R14  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations R14
Alternate State Candida pulcherrima (Lindner) Windisch, anamorph
This is the first commercially available strain for malolactic inoculation of wine.
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor Ruakura Agric. Res. Ctr.

Wright JM, Parle JN. Brettanomyces in the New Zealand wine industry. N.Z. J. Agric. Res. 17: 273-278, 1974.