Talaromyces emersonii Stolk (ATCC® 16479)

Alternate State: Geosmithia emersonii (Stolk) Pitt, anamorph  /  Strain Designations: CBS 393.64 [IMI 116815]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations CBS 393.64 [IMI 116815]
Alternate State Geosmithia emersonii (Stolk) Pitt, 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


Genome sequencing strain (DSM Bio-based Products & Services B.V., Germany)
Name of Depositor AC Stolk
Compost, Italy
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : LASV00000000 Rasamsonia emersonii CBS 393.64, whole genome shotgun sequencing project


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Houbraken J, Samson RA. Phylogeny of Penicillium and the segregation of Trichocomaceae into three Families. Stud Mycol 70: 1-51, 2011. PubMed: 22308045

Samson RA, et al. Polyphasic taxonomy of the heat resistant ascomycete genus Byssochlamys and its Paecilomyces anamorphs. Persoonia 22: 14-27, 2009. PubMed: 20198134

Peterson SW. Phylogenetic analysis of Aspergillus species using DNA sequences from four loci. Mycologia 100: 205-226, 2008. PubMed: 18595197

Ogawa H, Yoshimura A, Sugiyama J. Polyphyletic origins of species of the anamorphic genus Geosmithia and the relationships of the cleistothecial genera: Evidence from 18S, 5S and 28S rDNA sequence analyses. Mycologia 89: 756-771, 1997.

Pitt JI. Geosmithia gen. nov. for Penicillium lavendulum and related species. Can. J. Bot. 57: 2021-2030, 1979.

Stolk AC. Thermophilic species of Talaromyces Benjamin and Thermoascus Miehe. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 31: 262-276, 1965. PubMed: 5294506

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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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