Aspergillus carbonarius (Bainier) Thom, anamorph (ATCC® 8740)

Strain Designations: NRRL 67 [67 (Monospore 4); 4707.878, CBS 420.64, DSM 872, IMI 41875, MUCL 30479, NRRL 1737, NRRL 605, QM 330, WB 67, Wis. (old series) 62]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Aspergillus niger van Tieghem, anamorph
Strain Designations NRRL 67 [67 (Monospore 4); 4707.878, CBS 420.64, DSM 872, IMI 41875, MUCL 30479, NRRL 1737, NRRL 605, QM 330, WB 67, Wis. (old series) 62]
Application
oxidizes lincomycin
produces citric acid citrate
produces fonsecin
produces gluconic acid
produces lincomycin sulfoxides
produces rubrofusarin
produces fonsecinones A, B, C, and D
produces aurosperones A and B
produces lincomycin sulfoxides by oxidation of corresponding lincomycins
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NRRL<<--A.J. Moyer 67 (Monospore 4) <<--- C. Thom 4707.878 <<--- O.O.R. da Fonseca (Sterigmatocystis fusca)
Isolation
Brazil
References

Argoudelis AD, Mason DJ. Production of lincomycin sulfoxide. US Patent 3,616,244 dated Oct 26 1971

Moyer AJ, et al. Gluconic acid production: Development of inoculum and composition of fermentation solution for gluconic acid production by submerged mold growths under increased air pressure. Ind. Eng. Chem. 29: 777-781, 1937.

Galmarini OL, et al. Two novel metabolites of Aspergillus fonsecaeus. Experientia 30: 586, 1974. PubMed: 4837062

Priestap HA. New naphthopyrones from Aspergillus fonsecaeus. Tetrahedron 40: 3617-3624, 1984.

Gerhardt P, et al. Citric acid fermentation of beet molasses. J. Bacteriol. 52: 555-564, 1946.