Dictyostelium boomeransporum Cavender et al. (ATCC® MYA-3802)

Strain Designations: K26B  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Dictyostelium boomerangosporum
Strain Designations K26B
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 a complex mesophyll vine forest, School for Field Studies on the Atherton Tablelands near Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia
Geographical Isolation Iquazu Falls National Park


Landolt JC, et al. New species of dictyostelid cellular slime moulds from Australia. Aust. Syst. Bot. 21: 50-66, 2008.