Penicillium venetum

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ATCC 16025; CBS 201.57; IMI 019759; MUCL 19012; QM 8403; WDCM 00057
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24°C to 26°C, aerobic
<- ATCC <- IMI <- AS Boughey. Isolated from bulb of Hyacinthus sp., England. Synonyms: Penicillium cyclopium; Penicillium verrucosum var. corymbiferum; Penicillium hirsutum. Used in fungus resistance testing electronic equipment and media testing. Reference strain for performance testing culture media listed by the ISO TC 34 SC 9 Joint Working Group 5 in the ISO 11133 and by the Working Party on Culture Media of the International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH-WPCM)

Used in Media testing (Microbiology of food and animal feeding stuffs --- Guidelines on preparation and production of culture media --- Part 2: Practical guidelines on performance testing of culture media - Annex B: Recommended test microorganisms for commonly used culture media. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard DD CEN ISO/TS 11133:2003. ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

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