JCM Catalogue


Aspergillus niger Tieghem

Taxonomy in MycoBank database: Fungi, Dikarya, Ascomycota, Pezizomycotina, Eurotiomycetes, Eurotiomycetidae, Eurotiales, Aspergillaceae.

22360 <-- IAM 2573 <-- ATU, A-38-2 <-- NI 5566 <-- CBS 126.49 <-- ATCC 10698 <-- NRRL 363 <-- C. Thom 5135.16 <-- Yokoyama (Aspergillus batatae).
Accessioned in 2007.
=ATCC 10698 =CBS 126.49 =IAM 2573 =IFO 6648 =NBRC 6648 =NI 5566 =NRRL 363.
Aspergillus phoenicis.
Medium: 30, 226;  Temperature: 24°C; Rehydration fluid: 664.

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More information: Species definition of A. phoenicis not clear (Dec. 2017); Name changed to A. niger based on the calmodulin gene sequence on Nov. 2019.
Production: Amylase [6959].

 Related information on delivery / use of the strain
Biosafety level 1
Terms and conditions Not imposed
Export control (1) No
Distribution control in Japan (2) No
Genetically modified microorganism No
Technical information -
 (1) in complying with the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Control Law of Japan
 (2) in complying with the Plant Protection Law of Japan

 Delivery category
Domestic A (Freeze-dried or L-dried culture) or C (Actively growing culture on request)
Overseas A (Freeze-dried or L-dried culture) or C (Actively growing culture on request)

Viability and purity assays of this product were performed at the time of production as part of quality control. The authenticity of the culture was confirmed by analyzing an appropriate gene sequence, e.g., the 16S rRNA gene for prokaryotes, the D1/D2 region of LSU rRNA gene, the ITS region of the nuclear rRNA operon, etc. for eukaryotes. The characteristics and/or functions of the strain appearing in the catalogue are based on information from the corresponding literature and JCM does not guarantee them.
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