Metarhizium anisopliae (Metschnikoff) Sorokin, anamorph (ATCC® MYA-3075)

Strain Designations: ARSEF 23  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Metarhizium anisopliae
Strain Designations ARSEF 23
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


entomopathogenic fungus
genome sequencing strain (Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences (SIBS), China)
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C to 25°C
Name of Depositor DW Roberts
Special Collection NSF - Mycology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DW Roberts
Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : ADNJ00000000 Metarhizium anisopliae ARSEF 23, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


Braga GUL, et al. Variability in response to UV-B among species and strains of Metarhizium isolated from sites at latitudes from 61 degrees N to 54 degrees S. J. Invertebr. Pathol. 78: 98-108, 2001. PubMed: 11812112

Braga GUL, et al. Effect of UV-B on coidia and germlings of the entomopathogenic hyphomycete Metarhizium anisopliae. Mycol. Res. 105: 874-882, 2001.

Braga GU, et al. Both solar UVA and UVB radiation impair conidial culturability and delay germination in the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae. Photochem. Photobiol. 74: 734-739, 2001. PubMed: 11723803

Gao Q, et al. Genome sequencing and comparative transcriptomics of the model entomopathogenic fungi Metarhizium anisopliae and M. acridum. PLoS Genetics 7: e1001264, 2011.

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