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Synonyms for Sclerotium

form genus of sterile imperfect fungi

compact usually dark-colored mass of hardened mycelium constituting a vegetative food-storage body in various true fungi

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The standard method to detect the pathogen is to use infected tissue or soil to collect sclerotia (Bakonyi et al., 2011).
Phytopathogen, Trichoderma hamatum, Difenoconazole, Mycelial growth, Sclerotia, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum.
solani isolates were characterized as to their growth, color and sclerotia formation into three culture media, Nutrient Agar (NA)(Himedia[R]), Potato Dextrose Agar (PDA) (Kasvi[R]) and Potato Sucrose Agar (PSA) (200 g potato, 20g sucrose, 20g agar, and 1000ml water).
The mycelium will burrow its way down to find food and translocate the energy upward to form sclerotia in the upper soil layer.
Carbone, "Sexual reproduction in aspergillus flavus sclerotia: Acquisition of novel alleles from soil populations and uniparental mitochondrial inheritance," PLoS ONE, vol.
Chinese Cordyceps samples including stroma and sclerotia were washed with sterilized water, and then were designed to be treated with 75% (v/v) ethanol and then washed with sterilized water for three times.
Sclerotia production and toxigenic profile," Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, vol.
(family: Rutaceae), pericarpium of Citrus reticulata Blanco (family: Rutaceae), dried sclerotia of Poria cocos (Schw.) Wolf (family: Polyporaceae), root and rhizome of Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch (family: Leguminosae), and root and rhizome of Zingiber officinale Roscoe (family: Zingiberaceae).
Mushroom polysaccharide (sclerotia of Pleurotus tuber-regium) and sporoderm-broken germinating spores (SBGS) of Reishi exert a significant antitumor effect, specifically in prevention of revival or metastasis of cancerous cells.
Shier, "Relationships between aflatoxin production and sclerotia formation among isolates of Aspergillus section Flavi from the Mississippi Delta," European Journal of Plant Pathology, vol.
Frequency clock proteins being a component of circadian rhythms when phosphorylated can have impact on sclerotia formation in Aspergillus flavus and enzyme rhythms in A.
Effects of broccoli rotation on lettuce drop caused by Sclerotinia minor and on the population density of Sclerotia in soil.
The S strain produces more aflatoxins and sclerotia (dormant body of fungus) but fewer conidia (asexual spores).The S and L strains also differ in the size of a deletion in the norB-cypA region of aflatoxin gene cluster [18].
The fungus produces seed-like organisms called sclerotia that can survive in the soil for decades and then detect the roots of a susceptible crop growing near it.
Vertical distribution of sclerotia of Sclerotium cepivorum and host root systems relative to white rot of onion and garlic.