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Endophytic and pathogenic Phyllosticta species, with reference to those associated with Citrus Black Spot
We investigated the identity and genetic diversity of more than 100 isolates belonging to Phyllosticta (teleomorph Guignardia), with particular emphasis on Phyllosticta citricarpa and GuignardiaExpand
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Molecular diversity within and between ericoid endophytes from the Ericaceae and Epacridaceae
This study investigated the relationships between ericoid mycorrhizal endophytes of the Ericaceae (Northern Hemisphere) and the Epacridaceae (Australia). Over 200 fungi were isolated from the rootsExpand
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Identification of two powdery mildew fungi, Oidium neolycopersici sp. nov. and O. lycopersici, infecting tomato in different parts of the world
A world-wide study of the Oidium species causing economic damage on tomato has identified two taxa using classical morphological, scanning electron microscope (SEM) and molecular phylogeneticExpand
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Diversity of Botryosphaeria species on horticultural plants in Victoria and New South Wales
To help understand the diversity of Botryosphaeria species found on horticultural crops in Victoria and New South Wales, 30 isolates were identified using rDNA ITS sequences and elongation factor 1 αExpand
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Phylogeny and taxonomy of the oak powdery mildew Erysiphe alphitoides sensu lato.
Phylogenetic analyses of Erysiphe alphitoides s. lat. using sequences of the rDNA ITS region and the D1/D2 domains of the 28S rDNA revealed a complex consisting of several genetically andExpand
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The ‘asparagus’ Phytophthora infecting members of the Agavaceae at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne
An undescribed species of Phytophthora, previously known only from asparagus, is reported causing a basal leaf rot leading to plant death in members of the Agavaceae at the Royal Botanic Gardens,Expand
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Genetic characterization of the Golovinomyces cichoracearum complex in Australia
To characterize the evolutionary lineages of the Golovinomyces cichoracearum complex on introduced plants in Australia, the rDNA ITS regions from 47 herbarium specimens were compared by RFLPs andExpand
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Unexpected ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer sequence variation within Erysiphe aquilegiae sensu lato
Erysiphe aquilegiae sensu lato is the most commonly occurring powdery mildew fungus (Erysiphales: Ascomycota) on the Ranunculaceae. Based on morphological characters, different authors have proposedExpand
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Detection of the "Togninia" Teleomorph of "Phaeoacremonium aleophilum" in Australia
Moist incubation of grapevine wood infected with both Phaeoacremonium aleophilum and Phaeomoniella chlamydospora yielded an ascomycete referable to the genus Togninia (Ascomycota, Calosphaeriales).Expand
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