1. Collection
Registered Number 659
Acronym LCP
Full Name Fungal Strain Collection, Laboratory of Cryptogamy
Institution Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. M. F. Roquebert
Postal Address 12, rue Buffon,F-75005 Paris,,
Country France
Telephone 1 (33) 1-40793194
Telephone 2 (33) 1-40793192
Fax 1 (33) 1-40793594
E-mail 1 roqueber@mnhn.fr
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Prof. M. F. Roquebert
Curator Assoc. Prof. R. Baudoin (Computer specialist)
Assoc. Prof. J. Dupont (Molecular biology)
Mr. J. Magnin (Preservation officer)
Number of Staff Mycology (4)
Total (4)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Industrial microbiology
Ecology
Environmental protection
Molecular biology
Food science
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Control of the culture subculture
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 4000 2700
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 \N
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9. Catalogue
Catalogue Online Catalogue http://www.mnhn.fr/base/mycoba se.html
10. Services
Services Distribution(Filamentous fungi)
Identification(filamentous fungi)
Patent deposits(Filamentous fungi)
Storage service(Filamentous fungi)
Training Systematics
Identification
Consulation about Identification
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 2000-04-13
12. Strains
Fungi