Wickerhamomyces ciferrii (Lodder) Kurtzman et al. 2008
NCAIM Number Y.01040T
Other Collection Number ATCC 14091, CBS 111, CCRC 22168, IFO 0793, JCM 3599, NCYC 2651, NRRL Y-1031
Strain Name
Strain Status Type
Strain History
Previous Name Pichia ciferrii (Lodder) Kurtzman, Hansenula ciferrii
Typestrain of Hansenula ciferrii
Isolator Ciferri, R.
Isolation source fruit of Coumarouna punctata, (tonka-bean) / Dominican Republic
Isolation Type plant
Restriction Hazard Group 1
Name of Medium NCAIM 0001 - Malt Extract Agar 26°C
Notes and applications

alkali-tolerant at pH 10 (Aono R. Taxonomic distribution of alkali-tolerant yeasts. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 13: 394-397, 1990.).

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