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Finding needles in haystacks: linking scientific names, reference specimens and molecular data for Fungi
- C. Schoch, B. Robbertse, +98 authors S. Federhen
- Biology, Medicine
- Database J. Biol. Databases Curation
- 28 June 2014
A set of standards and protocols is proposed to improve the data quality of new sequences, and we suggest how type and other reference sequences can be used to improve identification of Fungi. Expand
Two novel species of Vagicola (Phaeosphaeriaceae) from Italy
Phaeosphaeriaceae is a large and important family in the order Pleosporales, comprising economically important plant pathogens. Species may also be endophytes or saprobes on plant hosts. Two new… Expand
First Report of Anthracnose Crown Rot of Strawberry Caused by Colletotrichum siamense in Taiwan
In Taiwan, strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa Duch.) is a high-value crop with an average annual cultivated area of ∼500 ha in the last 5 years. Over 90% of strawberry cultivation is in Miaoli County,… Expand
In vitro inferred interactions of selected entomopathogenic fungi from Taiwan and eggs of Meloidogyne graminicola
- Jiue-in Yang, M. Stadler, Wei-Yu Chuang, Shipher Wu, Hiran A. Ariyawansa
- Mycological Progress
- 1 January 2020
Nematophagous fungi, mostly belonging to the phylum Ascomycota, have raised great attention because of their potential use against plant-pathogenic nematodes. In this investigation, entomopathogenic… Expand
Leucaenicola osmanthi sp. nov. (Bambusicolaceae, Pleosporales), causing leaf spot of Osmanthus fragrans in Taiwan
Neokalmusia didymospora sp. nov. (Didymosphaeriaceae) from bamboo
A new ascomycetous species, Neokalmusia didymospora, inhabiting decaying bamboo, is introduced based on morpho-molecular studies. Neokalmusia didymospora is characterized by orange to brown clypeus,… Expand
Diversity and pathogenicity of Colletotrichum species causing strawberry anthracnose in Taiwan and description of a new species, Colletotrichum miaoliense sp. nov.
Strawberry is a small fruit crop with high economic value. Anthracnose caused by Colletotrichum spp. poses a serious threat to strawberry production, particularly in warm and humid climates, but… Expand
First Report of Neopestalotiopsis rosae Causing Leaf Blight and Crown Rot on Strawberry in Taiwan.
- Hung-Yi Wu, Chi-Yun Tsai, Yi-Mei Wu, Hiran A. Ariyawansa, Chia-Lin Chung, P. Chung
- Biology, Medicine
- Plant disease
- 25 September 2020
For the past 30 years, the most predominant strawberry cultivar in Taiwan has been 'Taoyuan No. 1', which produces fruit with rich flavor and aroma but is highly susceptible to anthracnose (Chung et… Expand
Cryptic Diversity, Molecular Systematics and Pathogenicity of Pestalotiopsis and Allied Genera Causing Grey Blight Disease of Tea in Taiwan, with Description of a New Species of Pseudopestalotiopsis.
Camellia sinensis (L.) O. Kuntze, commonly known as tea, is widely cultivated around the world in tropical and subtropical areas. Tea is mainly manufactured using young shoots of tea plants.… Expand