Coprophilous fungi of the horse

@article{Piontelli1981CoprophilousFO,
  title={Coprophilous fungi of the horse},
  author={Edoardo Piontelli and M Santa-Maria and Giuseppe Caretta},
  journal={Mycopathologia},
  year={1981},
  volume={74},
  pages={89-105}
}
A total of 1267 microfungi, including 35 Myxomycetes, were recorded from the fecal samples of the 60 horses; of these 395 were found on 20 saddle-horse feces, 363 on 20 race-horses and 509 on 20 working-horses. Eighty two species representing 53 genera were recorded; of these 7 were Zygomycetes, 18 Ascomycetes, 1 Basidiomycetes and 25 Fungi Imperfecti: 2 Myxomycetes. Common coprophilous fungi are in decreasing orderPilobolus kleinii, Saccobolus depauperatus, Mucor hiemalis, Lasiobolus ciliatus… 

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