Hirsutella rhossiliensis Minter et Brady (ATCC® 46487)

Strain Designations: A3a [IMI 265748]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations A3a [IMI 265748]
biological control of nematodes
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 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
increased activity when inoculum includes parasitized nematodes
temporal density-dependent parasitism
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor BA Jaffee
nematode, Criconemella xenoplax, peach orchard, South Carolina

J. Nematol. 24: 1-8, 1992.

Tedford EC, et al. Suppression of the nematode Heterodera schachtii by the fungus Hirsutella rhossiliensis as affected by fungus population density and nematode movement. Phytopathology 85: 613-617, 1995.

. . Ecology 73: 495-506, 1992.

Lackey BA, et al. Sporulation of the nematophagous fungus Hirsutella rhossiliensis from hyphae produced in vitro and added to soil. Phytopathology 82: 1326-1330, 1992.

Jaffee BA. Augmentation of soil with the nematophagous fungi Hirsutella rhossiliensis and Arthrobotrys haptotyla. Phytopathology 90: 498-504, 2000.

Jaffee BA, Zasoski RJ. Soil pH and the activity of a pelletized nematophagous fungus. Phytopathology 91: 324-330, 2001.

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