Hyphopichia burtonii (Boidin et al.) von Arx et van der Walt (ATCC® 13169)

Alternate State: Candida chodatii (Nechitsch) Berkhout, anamorph, Candida fibrae Nakase, anamorph, Trichosporon behrendii Lodder et Kreger-van Rij, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: NRRL Y-1933 [CBS 2352, CCRC 22087, JCM 3708, MUCL 31899, NCYC 439]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Endomycopsis chodatii Wickerham
Strain Designations NRRL Y-1933 [CBS 2352, CCRC 22087, JCM 3708, MUCL 31899, NCYC 439]
Alternate State Candida chodatii (Nechitsch) Berkhout, anamorph, Candida fibrae Nakase, anamorph, Trichosporon behrendii Lodder et Kreger-van Rij, anamorph
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Mates with ATCC 13170
Mates with ATCC 14464
Genome sequencing strain (the Joint Genome Institute at the Department of Energy, USA).
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 323: Malt agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
Pollen, Brazil
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : LYBQ00000000 Hyphopichia burtonii NRRL Y-1933, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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Nagatsuka Y, et al. Candida khmerensis sp. nov., a novel cation-tolerant yeast isolated from dry salted shrimp and sewage in Cambodia. J Gen Appl Microbiol 51: 235-243, 2005. PubMed: 16205031

Daniel HM, Meyer W. Evaluation of ribosomal RNA and actin gene sequences for the identification of ascomycetous yeasts. Int. J. Food Microbiol. 86: 61-78, 2003. PubMed: 12892922

Suzuki M, Nakase T. A phylogenetic study of ubiquinone Q-8 species of the genera Candida, Pichia, and Citeromyces based on 18S ribosomal DNA sequence divergence. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 45: 239-246, 1999. PubMed: 12501366

Kurtzman CP, Robnett CJ. Identification of clinically important ascomycetous yeasts based on nucleotide divergence in the 5' end of the large-subunit (26S) ribosomal DNA gene. J Clin Microbiol 35: 1216-1223, 1997. PubMed: 9114410

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