1. Collection
Registered Number 617
Acronym RRIASR
Full Name Fungal Pathogens of Hevea Rubber in Sri Lanka
Institution Rubber Research Institute, Agalawatta, Sri Lanka
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Sarojini Fernando
Postal Address Kalutara,Agalawatta,Western,12200
Country Sri Lanka
Telephone 1 (94) 34-2247426
Telephone 2 (94) 34-2247383
Fax 1 (94) 34-2247427
E-mail 1 thpsfernando@yahoo.com
3. Status of the collection
Status Semi-governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Government of Sri Lanka
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Gamini Seneviratne
E-Mail:dirrri@sltnet.lk
Curator Dr. Sarojini Fernando (Plant Pathology)
Mrs. Keshani Silva (Plant Pathology)
Assoc. Prof. Ranjan Jayaratne (Microbiology)
Assoc. Prof. Kithsiri Jayasuriya (Plant Pathology)
Assoc. Prof. Priyanithi Shilva (Plant Pathology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Mycology (2)
Assistants (7)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (11)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Biochemistry
Agriculture
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(NA)
Control of the culture single spore isolates
rejuvenation
Deposit CMI
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 30 30
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)
Fungi
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free
Exchange
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
No intention to publish
10. Services
Services Identification(Fungi)
Training other subjects: universities
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 2001-03-15