Rhizopogon luteolus is an ectomycorrhizal fungus used as a soil inoculant in agriculture and horticulture. It was deliberately introduced into Pinus radiata plantations in Western Australia after it was observed to improve tree growth.
|Scientific Name of this Strain
|Rhizopogon luteolus Fries & Nordheim
|Shiga Forest Res. Cent. (A. Ohta, SF-RI2)
|Other Culture Collection No.
|Source of Isolation
|fruit body collected in Pinus thunbergii forest
|Locality of Source
|Imahama, Moriyama, Shiga
|Country of Origin
|Plant Quarantine No.
|Animal Quarantine No.
|Vial, test tube or plate (Active)