Dothistroma septosporum (Dorog.) M. Morelet, anamorph (ATCC® MYA-605)

Alternate State: Mycosphaerella pini Rostr., teleomorph  /  Strain Designations: NZE1 [DP002]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Dothistroma pini Hulbary, anamorph
Strain Designations NZE1 [DP002]
Alternate State Mycosphaerella pini Rostr., teleomorph
produces dothistromin
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
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
NOTE: Handle as a potential chemical hazard. Dothistromin may be a carcinogen and mutagen.
Medium ATCC® Medium 382: Lichen fungi medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0°C
Name of Depositor RE Bradshaw
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RE Bradshaw<<--P. Debnam DP002
Pinus radiata, Rotorua, New Zealand

Bradshaw RE, et al. High levels of dothistromin toxin produced by the forest pathogen Dothistroma pini. Mycol. Res. 104: 325-332, 2000.

Barnes I, et al. Multigene phylogenies reveal that red band needle blight of Pinus is caused by two distinct species of Dothistroma, D. septosporum and D. pini. Stud. Mycol. 50: 551-565, 2004.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
  • 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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