Pristionchus sp. 1 (n.sp.?)
CGC strain code:
Agricultural soil in oasis, southern Tunisia. Collected by Prof. Dr. M.M.
B'Chir in association with Monacrosporium salinum.
Secernentea - Diplogasterida - Diplogasteroidea - Neodiplogasteridae
- Axenic: 3% yeast extract, 3% soy peptone, 0.5 µg/ml hemoglobin
- Monoxenic: NA + 5mg/ml cholesterol + E. coli
Survives freezing in glycerin (low efficiency).
Subject to approval by Prof. B'Chir.
Hermaphroditic autotoke. Males appear only in very crowded plates and seem
not to mate. Generation time about 3 days.
Last Updated: 27 March 1998