1. Collection
Registered Number 1076
Acronym RRISL
Full Name Fungal isolates
Institution Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka
Comment The fungal isolates that has been collected are available at RRISL, Sri Lanka
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. T. H. P. Sarojini Fernando
Postal Address Dartonfield,Agalawatta,Western Prov ince,12500
Country Sri Lanka
Telephone 1 (94) - 34 2247426
Telephone 2 (94) - 771980378
Fax 1 (94) - 34 2247427
E-mail 1 thpsfernando@yahoo.com
E-mail 2 dirrri@slt.net.lk
Homepage rrisl.lk 
3. Status of the collection
Status Semi-governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Government funds
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Gamini Seneviratne
Curator Dr. Sarojini Fernando (Plant Pathology & Microbiology)
Mrs. Keshani Silva (Plant PAthology & Microbiology)
Mr. Baratha Fernando (Plant Pathology)
Mrs. Indu Tennakoon (Plant Pathology )
Mrs. Dilshari Siriwardena (Plant Pathology )
Mr. Najith Nishantha (Plant Pathology )
Number of Staff Mycology (6)
Computer specialist (2)
Lab Attendants (4)
Total (12)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Molecular biology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(fungi)
under parafin oil(Fungi)
Control of the culture Rejuvenation of the cultures
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
From the research institutions 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 15 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)
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability fee for $75.00
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Services Storage service
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2014-08-21
Date of Reply 2016-04-28