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BACKGROUND Drought is a common stress limiting crops growth and productivities worldwide. Water deficit may increase cellular membrane permeability, resulting in K outflow. Internal K starvation may disorder plant metabolism and limit plant growth. However, it is seldom reported about the effects of external K on drought tolerance of contrasting wheat… (More)
— Two new species, Septobasidium broussonetiae on Broussonetia papyrifera associated with Pseudaulacaspis sp., and Septobasidium meizhouense on Prunus mume associated with Pseudaulacaspis pentagona, are described. They were collected from Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region and Guangdong Province respectively, southern China.
Hemiberlesia pitysophila Takagi is an extremely harmful exotic insect in forest to Pinus species, including Pinus massoniana. Using both morphological taxonomy and molecular phylogenetics, we identified 15 strains of entomogenous fungi, which belong to 9 genera with high diversities. Surprisingly, we found that five strains that were classified as species… (More)