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Aspergillus

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Aspergillus

Summary

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  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Aspergillus
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Eurotiomycetes

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Histologic section of chick lung original x50 H&E stain): Aspergillus causing vasculitis and thrombosis in lung of young broiler.
TitleHistopathology of Aspergillus-infected chick lung
CaptionHistologic section of chick lung original x50 H&E stain): Aspergillus causing vasculitis and thrombosis in lung of young broiler.
CopyrightRichard J. Julian
Histologic section of chick lung original x50 H&E stain): Aspergillus causing vasculitis and thrombosis in lung of young broiler.
Histopathology of Aspergillus-infected chick lungHistologic section of chick lung original x50 H&E stain): Aspergillus causing vasculitis and thrombosis in lung of young broiler.Richard J. Julian

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Aspergillus

EPPO code

  • ASPESP (Aspergillus sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Eurotiomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Eurotiomycetidae
  •                         Order: Eurotiales
  •                             Family: Trichocomaceae
  •                                 Genus: Aspergillus

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 18 Jun 2021

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Anthoxanthum odoratum
Bidens pilosaWhole plant
Cryptorhynchus frigidusAdults
Thrips tabaciAdults/Larvae/Pupae

References

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Greathead DJ; Greathead AH, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information, 13(4):61N-68N.

Distribution References

Abdel-Hafez S I I, Ismail M A, Hussein N A, Abdel-Hameed N A, 2012. Fusaria and other fungi taxa associated with rhizosphere and rhizoplane of lentil and sesame at different growth stages. Acta Mycologica. 47 (1), 35-48. DOI:10.5586/am.2012.005

Abdel-Hafez S I I, Ismail M A, Hussein N A, Abdel-Hameed N A, 2014. Fusarium species and other fungi associated with some seeds and grains in Egypt, with 2 newly recorded Fusarium species. Journal of Biology and Earth Sciences. 4 (2), B120-B129. http://www.journals.tmkarpinski.com/index.php/jbes/article/view/207/112

Abdul Rehman, Muhammad Saleem, Saira Mehboob, Bokhari A A, 2011. Fungi associated with rhizosphere soil in mango decline orchards and their in vitro control. Pakistan Journal of Phytopathology. 23 (2), 112-117.

Akİllİ S, Katİrcİoğlu Y Z, Maden S, 2009. Chestnut cankers in Black Sea Region of Turkey. Acta Horticulturae. 247-252. http://www.actahort.org

Al-Sadi A M, Al-Said F A, Al-Kaabi S M, Al-Quraini S M, Al-Mazroui S S, Al-Mahmooli I H, Deadman M L, 2011. Occurrence, characterization and management of fruit rot of immature cucumbers under greenhouse conditions in Oman. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 50 (3), 421-429. http://www.fupress.com/pm/

Ben Ghnaya-Chakroun A, Rezgui A, Vallance J, Kharoubi I, Dridi M, Hajlaoui M R, Rey P, Sadfi-Zouaoui N, 2014. First molecular and biochemical characterization of Phomopsis viticola and Diploidia seriata two pathogens of esca and black dead arm diseases of grapevine in the northern region of the Tunisia. International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences. 3 (8), 977-987. http://www.ijcmas.com/vol-3-8/Asma%20Ben%20Ghnaya-Chakroun,%20et%20al.pdf

Camele I, Caponero A, Cirulli M, Marras F, Frisullo S, 2006. Evaluation of phytosanitary status of cold-stored runner plants of strawberry in Basilicata, Southern Italy. Acta Horticulturae. 259-263. http://www.actahort.org

El-Gariani N K, El-Rayani A M, Edongali E A, 2007. Distribution of phythopathogenic fungi on the coastal region of Libya and their relationships with date cultivars. Acta Horticulturae. 449-455. http://www.actahort.org

El-Nagerabi S A F, Elshafie A E, 2000. Composition of mycoflora and aflatoxins in lupine seeds from the Sudan. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 39 (2), 257-262.

Greathead D J, Greathead A H, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information. 13 (4), 61N-68N.

Haleem R A, Abdullah S K, Jubrael J M S, 2013. Occurrence and distribution of fungi associated with grapevine decline in Kurdistan region-Iraq. Agriculture and Biology Journal of North America. 4 (3), 336-348. DOI:10.5251/abjna.2013.4.3.336.348

Karampour F, Pejman H, 2007. Study on possible influence of pathogenic fungi on date bunch fading disorder in Iran. Acta Horticulturae. 431-439. http://www.actahort.org

Kilama P, Dubois T, Coyne D, Niere B, Gold C S, Adipala E, 2007. Antagonism of Paecilomyces spp. isolated from banana (Musa spp.) roots and rhizosphere against Radopholus similis. Nematropica. 37 (2), 215-225. http://palmm.fcla.edu/nematode/

Li YuehLing, Wu WenShi, 2002. A new seed-borne pathogen, Alternaria dianthicola, on dianthus in Taiwan. Plant Pathology Bulletin. 11 (3), 165-167.

Luque J, Elena G, Garcia-Figueres F, Reyes J, Barrios G, Legorburu F J, 2014. Natural infections of pruning wounds by fungal trunk pathogens in mature grapevines in Catalonia (Northeast Spain). Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research. 20 (1), 134-143. DOI:10.1111/ajgw.12046

Mohammadi H, Banihashemi Z, Gramaje D, Armengol J, 2013. Fungal pathogens associated with grapevine trunk diseases in Iran. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 15 (1), 137-150. http://jast.journals.modares.ac.ir/?_action=articleInfo&article=638

Mohammadi H, Sarcheshmehpour M, Mafi E, 2015. Fungal trunk pathogens associated with wood decay of pistachio trees in Iran. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. 13 (2), e1007. http://revistas.inia.es/index.php/sjar/article/view/6560/2361

Moharam M H A, Farrag E S H, Mohamed M D A, 2013. Pathogenic fungi in garlic seed cloves and first report of Fusarium proliferatum causing cloves rot of stored bulbs in upper Egypt. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection. 46 (17), 2096-2103. DOI:10.1080/03235408.2013.785122

Mondello V, Piccolo S lo, Conigliaro G, Alfonzo A, Torta L, Burruano S, 2013. First report of Neofusiccoccum vitifusiforme and presence of other Botryosphaeriaceae species associated with Botryosphaeria dieback of grapevine in Sicily (Italy). Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 52 (2), 388-396. http://www.fupress.com/pm/

Mouhanna A M, Nasrallah A, Langen G, Schlösser E, 2002. Surveys for beet necrotic yellow vein virus (the cause of rhizomania), other viruses, and soilborne fungi infecting sugar beet in Syria. Journal of Phytopathology. 150 (11/12), 657-662. DOI:10.1046/j.1439-0434.2002.00813.x

Naim Uddin, 2007. Survey of airspora in a potato field in West Bengal and their impact on the crop. Journal of Mycopathological Research. 45 (1), 15-22.

Pavlović S, Stević T, Ristić D, Starović M, Aleksić G, Kuzmanović S, Stojanović S, 2015. The first report of Bipolaris/Drechlera sorociniana (Sacc in sorok.) on anise seeds in Serbia. In: Sixth International Scientific Agricultural Symposium "Agrosym 2015", Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 15-18, 2015. Book of Proceedings [Sixth International Scientific Agricultural Symposium "Agrosym 2015", Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 15-18, 2015. Book of Proceedings.], [ed. by Kovačevuć D]. Lukavica, Bosnia-Herzegovina: University of East Sarajevo. 1101-1105.

Raimondo M L, Carlucci A, 2018. Characterization and pathogenicity of Plectosphaerella spp. collected from basil and parsley in Italy. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 57 (2), 284-295. https://oajournals.fupress.net/index.php/pm/article/view/5767/5765

Santos R F, Massola Júnior N S, Tokairin T O, Spósito M B, 2016. First report of Aspergillus sp. causing postharvest fruit rot in cambuci (Campomanesia phaea) in Brazil. New Disease Reports. 24. DOI:10.5197/j.2044-0588.2016.034.024

Singh B, Saxena S, Meshram V, Kumar M, 2016. Diplodia mutila as a new pathogen on water hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes in Harike wetland. Journal of Biopesticides. 9 (2), 180-188. http://www.jbiopest.com/users/LW8/efiles/vol_9_2_180-188.pdf

Tabuc C, Taranu I, Calin L, 2011. Survey of moulds and mycotoxin contamination of cereals in South-Eastern Romania in 2008-2010. Archiva Zootechnica. 14 (4), 25-38. http://www.ibna.ro/arhiva/AZ%2014-4/AZ%2014-4_02%20Tabuc.pdf

Wagacha J M, Steiner U, Dehne H W, Zuehlke S, Spiteller M, Muthomi J, Oerke E C, 2010. Diversity in mycotoxins and fungal species infecting wheat in Nakuru District, Kenya. Journal of Phytopathology. 158 (7/8), 527-535. DOI:10.1111/j.1439-0434.2009.01653.x

Yadav S M, Patil R K, Kumar R A, Balai L P, Singh S, Ram Niwas, 2013. A survey: occurrence of post harvest rots of Aonla with new reported pathogen (Penicillium funiculosum Thom.). Plant Pathology Journal (Faisalabad). 12 (2), 124-126. DOI:10.3923/ppj.2013.124.126

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