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Abstract

Effect of temperature on conidial size of Sclerospora maydis, S. philippinensis and S. sorghi.

Abstract

In S. maydis the length and width of conidia were not affected by temps. of 14-28 deg C but in S. sorghi both increased with a rise in temp., although the ratio of length:width was the same at all temps. Conidia of S. philippinensis increased in length with the same rise in temp. and the length:width ratio increased from 2.09 at 14 deg to 3.07 at 28 deg