Infectivity and teratogenicity of Beauveria bassiana in Menidia beryllina embryos.

@article{Middaugh1994InfectivityAT,
  title={Infectivity and teratogenicity of Beauveria bassiana in Menidia beryllina embryos.},
  author={Douglas P. Middaugh and Fred J. Genthner},
  journal={Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology},
  year={1994},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={95-102}
}
Developing embryos of the inland silverside fish, Menidia beryllina, were exposed to conidiospores of the insect pathogenic fungus, Beauveria bassiana, that possessed activity against the migratory grasshopper, Melanoplus sanguinipes. Various adverse effects were observed in Menidia beryllina embryos and larvae. They included rupture of the chorion, embryo… CONTINUE READING