Aspergillus ficuum (Reichert) Hennings, anamorph (ATCC® 16882)

Strain Designations: WB 364 [IMI 91881, LSHB Ac3, NRRL 364; 142; CBS 555.65, QM 8887]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations WB 364 [IMI 91881, LSHB Ac3, NRRL 364; 142; CBS 555.65, QM 8887]
produces oxalic acid
produces polygalacturonase endopolygalacturonase, pectinase
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 312: Czapek's agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor KB Raper, DI Fennell
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--KB Raper, DI Fennell<<--NRRL 364 <<--- C. Thom 142 <<--- CBS 555.65 <<--- J. Westerdijk
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ006951 Aspergillus ficuum inu2 gene.


J. Agric. Res. 12: 1-15, 1916.

Galiotou-Panayotou. Enhanced polygalacturonase production by Aspergillus niger NRRL-364 grown on supplemented citrus pectin. Lett. Appl. Microbiol. 17: 145-148, 1993.

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