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Noun1.Pleurotus - agarics with white spores and caps having an eccentric stemPleurotus - agarics with white spores and caps having an eccentric stem; an important mushroom of Japan
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Agaricaceae, family Agaricaceae - large family including many familiar mushrooms
oyster agaric, oyster fungus, oyster mushroom, Pleurotus ostreatus - edible agaric with a soft greyish cap growing in shelving masses on dead wood
olive-tree agaric, Pleurotus phosphoreus - red luminescent mushroom of Europe
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Amana Nadeem D/o Nadeem-ur-Rehman was granted degree in the subject of Zoology after approval of her thesis entitled Mycotechnological Production of Laccase by Pleurotus Ostreatus and Waheed Akram S/o Mohammad Akram in the subject of Agricultural Sciences after approval of his thesis titled Studies on Efficacy and Mechanisms of Bacillus Strains to Induce Systemic Resistance in Tomato against Fusarium Wilt .
Nutritional and antioxidant analysis of Pleurotus HK 37 grown on Agave sisalana saline solid waste.
Nutrient digestibility, ruminal fermentation activities, serum parameters and milk production and composition of lactating goats fed diets containing rice straw treated with Pleurotus ostreatus.
2854[degrees]E), 2 Apr 2014, soil of the greenhouse planting with Pleurotus ostreatus (Jacq.
In Mexico, researchers at the Autonomous Metropolitan University, Azcapotzalco, have created a technology that degrades materials in nappies using the mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus--the oyster mushroom.
Oyster mushrooms are one of the most popular edible mushrooms and belong to the genus Pleurotus and the family Pleurotaceae [26].
Removal of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in contaminated soil by white rot fungus Pleurotus ostreatus, International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation 41: 111-117.
An anti-inflammatory and analgesic property of a (1[right arrow]3),(1[right arrow]6)-linked beta-glucan isolated from Pleurotus pulmonarius has also been shown in a rodent model (Smiderle et al.
Just as edible, the Pleurotus genus has a wide, floppy cap and a gilled stem.
Mushpro health drink powder is made up of perfect combination of mushroom (Ostreatus Pleurotus species) and other ingredients wheat flour and skimmed milk powder; some flavoring agents (cocoa powder etc) were added to make it palatable.
Bioremediation of engine-oil polluted soil by Pleurotus tuber-regium Singer, a Nigerian white-rot fungus.