Fusarium graminearum Schwabe (ATCC® MYA-4620)

Alternate State: Gibberella zeae (Schweinitz) Petch, teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: FGSC 9075 [NRRL 31084, PH-1]  /  Product Format: frozen

Strain Designations FGSC 9075 [NRRL 31084, PH-1]
Alternate State Gibberella zeae (Schweinitz) Petch, teleomorph
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Plant pathogen causes head blight (scab) in wheat and barley.
Genome sequencing strain (International Gibberella zeae Genomics Consortium / Broad Institute, USA).
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0-25.0°C
Name of Depositor FGSC
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
Wheat kernels, Michigan, USA.
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : GU327636 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene


Wang H, et al. A fungal phylogeny based on 82 complete genomes using the composition vector method. BMC Evol. Biol. 9: 195, 2009. PubMed: 19664262

Cuomo CA, et al. The Fusarium graminearum genome reveals a link between localized polymorphism and pathogen specialization. Science 317: 1400-1402, 2007. PubMed: 17823352

Trail F, et al. Physiological and environmental aspects of ascospore discharge in Gibberella zeae (anamorph Fusarium graminearum). Mycologia 94: 181-189, 2002.