Polysphondylium australicum Cavender et al. (ATCC® MYA-3833)

Strain Designations: NB1AP  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Polysphondylium luteo-stipes
Strain Designations NB1AP
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes (holotype)
Preceptrol® no
part of Eumycetozoan Project
Medium ATCC® Medium 919: Non-nutrient agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0-25.0°C
Grown in two-member culture with Escherichia coli ATCC 23437
Name of Depositor JC Cavender
Special Collection eumycetozoan
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JC Cavender
canopy soil at the base of a birds-nest fern growing on an unidentified tree in a complex mesophyll vine forest, Australian Canopy Crane, Queensland, Australia


Landolt JC, et al. New species of dictyostelid cellular slime moulds from Australia. Aust. Syst. Bot. 21: 50-66, 2008.


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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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