CGC strain code:
Potsoil containing peat collected in 1995 near Neustadt, Germany and provided by ASB-Grünland Helmut Aurenz GmbH+Co. Nematodes extracted by Paul De Ley.
Secernentea - Rhabditida - Rhabditina - Rhabditoidea - Rhabditidae
Xenic: on 1% pure agar + 5 µg/ml cholesterol. This strain comes with an
that provides it with all the food needed. Keep at 16-18C.
Transfer a large number of specimens with a (glass) Pasteur pipette.
Freezing has not been attempted. Well-sealed plates at 17°C
easily last a year!
Freely available on agar plates.
Paul De Ley.
Last Updated: 12 June 1997