1. Collection
Registered Number 365
Acronym DAR
Full Name Plant Pathology Herbarium
Institution Orange Agricultural Institute
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Michael Priest
Postal Address Forest Road,Orange,New South Wales,2800
Country Australia
Telephone 1 (61) 2-6391-3800
Fax 1 (61) 2-6391-3899
E-mail 1 michael.priest@industry.nsw.gov.au
Homepage http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/services/collections/cultures 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Michael (Plant parasitic fungi) Priest
Curator Assoc. Prof. Michael Priest (Plant parasitic fungi)
Number of Staff Mycology (1)
Assistants (1)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Culture and preservation methods
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Fungi, Bacteria)
L-drying(Fungi)
Subculturing(Fungi)
Freezer(Fungi, Bacteria)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 2000 0
Fungi 4000 0
Viruses: plants 80 0
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Bacteria
Fungi
Viruses: plants
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free
Exchange
Fee
Fee charged or Free with exchange to other institutions
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution(Plant pathogenic fungi, bacteria in Australia)
Identification(Plant pathogenic fungi, bacteria from Australia)
Consulation about Preservation
Plant quarantine
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2010-02-11
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi