+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

Survey of fungi associated with grass roots in virgin soils on the Springbok Flats

, : Survey of fungi associated with grass roots in virgin soils on the Springbok Flats. South African Journal of Botany 60(1): 67-72

Root- and soil-inhabiting fungi were isolated from various grass species in virgin soil at nine localities on the Springbok Flats with the initial purpose of detecting natural hosts of the crater disease pathogen of wheat, viz. Rhizoctonia solani Kuhn. Although Rhizoctonia spp. were found at four localities, all isolates were binucleate, and therefore not R. solani. Nevertheless, the survey provided qualitative and quantitative information on the indigenous soilborne mycoflora of the region. Periconia macrospinosa Levebvre and A.G. Johns-on and Fusarium nygamai Burgess and Trimboli were the dominant colonizers of grass roots. Other fungi which occurred relatively commonly in roots included Fusarium oxysporum Schlecht. emend. Snyd. and Hans., F. solani (Mart.) Appel and Wollenw. emend. Snyd and Hans., F. equiseti (Corda) Sacc., F. moniliforme Sheldon, Phialophora spp., Stachybotrys elegans (Pidopl.) W. Gams, Gliocladium catenulatum Gilm. and Abbott, Acremonium strictum W. Gams, and Phoma sorghina (Sacc.) Boerema, Dorenbosch and van Kesteren.


DOI: 10.1016/s0254-6299(16)30662-7

Other references

Cevolani, D.; Parmeggiani, P.L.igi, 1995: Responses of extrahypothalamic neurons to short temperature transients during the ultradian wake-sleep cycle. The thermosensitivity of neurons in thalamo-striate-limbic structures located dorsally to the classical thermosensitive anterior hypothalamic-preoptic region was studied in cats during the natural ultradian wake-sloop cycle. Direct cooling or warm...

Hartmannsgruber, M.; Salgar, V.; Gillerman, R.; Alterman, M.; Feldman, J., 2002: A Pilot Study To Determine the Incidence of Non-Continual Blood Pressure Monitoring in Pediatric Patients. Introduction: Data presented in the abstract " False Reliance on ' Old' Non-Invasive Blood Pressure (NIBP) readings: Human Error or Faulty Design?" 1 indicate that non-continual monitoring of blood pressure (BP), defined as no...

Morrison, J.I.; Lööf, S.; He, P.; Aleström, P.; Collas, P.; Simon, Aás., 2006: Targeted gene delivery to differentiated skeletal muscle: a tool to study dedifferentiation. Cellular dedifferentiation is required for functional regeneration in salamanders. Dedifferentiating multinucleate skeletal muscle gives rise to mononucleate cells during limb regeneration. Efficient methods and tools must be developed in order t...

Admasie, C.; Wasie, B.; Abeje, G., 2016: Determinants of prescribed drug use among pregnant women in Bahir Dar city administration, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross sectional study. Drug use during pregnancy may be dangerous to the fetus. There is high consumption of prescribed drugs among pregnant women. This condition may be much higher in developing countries. There is no sufficient evidence on prescribed drug use among pr...

Sai, F.T., 1969: The problems of food and nutrition of West Africa. World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics 10: 77-99

Bolecek, K., 1983: Use of Rumensin in cattle nutrition. Veterinarstvi 3(11): 496-497

Vittecoq, O.; Lequerré, T.; Goëb, V.; L.L.ët, X.; Abdesselam, T.Ait.; Klemmer, N., 2008: Smoking and inflammatory diseases. Smoking has an impact on the development and outcome of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and lupus. In RA, smoking is associated with the development of the anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (CCP2)-positive subset. This risk is increased in heavy smokers...

Molčanov, Kšimir.; Stolić, I.; Kojić-Prodić, B.; Bajić, M., 2011: Bis[2-(4-amino-phen-yl)-4,5-dihydro-1H-imidazol-3-ium] dichloride monohydrate. The asymmetric unit of the title compound, 2C(9)H(12)N(3) (+)·2Cl(-)·H(2)O, comprises two mol-ecules, two chloride anions and one mol-ecule of crystal water. In the imidazolinium ring, the protonation contributes to delocalization of the positiv...

Ritz, E.; Jantzen, R., 1969: Vitamin D activity in the serum of uremic patients. Klinische Wochenschrift 47(20): 1112-1114

Strober, W.; Richman, L.K.; Elson, C.O., 1981: The regulation of gastrointestinal immune responses. Immunology Today 2(8): 156-162