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

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

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.