Polysphondylium asymetricum Vadell et Cavender (ATCC® MYA-3174)

Strain Designations: OH567  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Polysphondylium asymetricum
Strain Designations OH567
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 yes (holotype)
Preceptrol® no
part of Eumycetozoan Project
Medium ATCC® Medium 919: Non-nutrient agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0-25.0°C
Grown in two-member culture with Escherichia coli ATCC 23437
Name of Depositor JC Cavender
Special Collection eumycetozoan
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JC Cavender
soil in semievergreen forest, Tikal, Guatemala
Isolation date: 1989
Geographical Isolation rain forest
Year of Origin 1989


Vadell EM, Cavender JC. Polysphondylium from Forest Soils of Tikal, Guatemala. Mycologia 90: 715-725, 1998.


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