Kwoniella shandongensis sp. nov., a basidiomycetous yeast isolated from soil and bark from an apple orchard.


Four basidiomycetous yeast strains (Y13-1(T), Y2-1, Y6-3 and Y8-2) were isolated from soil and bark collected from an apple orchard in Tai'an, Shandong province, PR China. Phylogenetic analysis based on 26S rRNA gene D1/D2 domains and ITS regions revealed that these novel strains were located in the Kwoniella clade in the class Tremellomycetes and were… (More)
DOI: 10.1099/ijs.0.039172-0