Alternaria atra (Preuss) Woudenberg et Crous (ATCC® 18040)

Strain Designations: QM 8408 [1269, CBS 195.67, IMI 124944]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Ulocladium atrum Preuss
Strain Designations QM 8408 [1269, CBS 195.67, IMI 124944]
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 343: V8 juice agar
ATCC® Medium 335: Potato carrot agar
ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor QM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- QM <-- P.M.D. Martin 1269
Soil, California
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229503 Ulocladium atrum ATCC 18040 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229517 Ulocladium atrum ATCC 18040 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229680 Ulocladium atrum strain ATCC 18040 small subunit ribosomal RNA

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF229486 Ulocladium atrum strain ATCC 18040 internal transcribed spacer 1,


Woudenberg JH, et al. Alternaria redefined. Stud. Mycol. 75: 171-212, 2013. PubMed: 24014900

Lawrence DP, et al. The sections of Alternaria: formalizing species-group concepts. Mycologia 105: 530-546, 2013. PubMed: 23687125

Hong SG, et al. Alt a 1 allergen homologs from Alternaria and related taxa: analysis of phylogenetic content and secondary structure. Fungal Genet. Biol. 42: 119-129, 2005. PubMed: 15670710

Pryor BM, Bigelow DM. Molecular characterization of Embellisia and Nimbya species and their relationship to Alternaria, Ulocladium and Stemphylium. Mycologia 95: 1141-1154, 2003. PubMed: 21149017

Pryor BM, Gilbertson RL. Molecular phylogenetic relationships amongst Alternaria species and related fungi based upon analysis of nuclear ITS and mt SSU rDNA sequences. Mycol. Res. 104: 1312-1321, 2000.

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