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 (ôl′tər-nâr′ē-ə, ăl′-)
Any of various asexual fungi in the genus Alternaria, many of which cause blights and spots in plants.

[New Latin Alternāria, genus name, from Latin alternus, alternate; see alternate.]
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In tomatoes - Septoria, Alternaria, anthracnose and powdery mildew
The classification of households as white was one of the strongest predictors of high allergen burden (driven by higher concentrations of Alternaria, dust mite, cat, and dog allergens).
To define maternal atopy, each mother was tested with a panel of allergens: Alternaria alternata, cat hair, dog epithelium, house dust mites, German cockroach, Cladosporium sp.
The fungi used in this test were Aspergillus niger Van Tiegh, Alternaria alternata (Fr.
Control of Botrytis cinerea, Alternaria alternate and Pyrenochaeta lycopersici on tomato with whey compost-tea applications.
8) Infections caused by species of Acremonium, Alternaria, Aspergillus, Candida, Cephalosporium, Curvularia, Fusarium, Pseudallescheria, and Scedosporium have been reported in dogs (9); whereas, in humans, the most common organisms include Fusarium, Candida, and Aspergillus species.
The bacteria used were Escherichia coli (PTCC 1396), Klebsiella bacter (PTCC 1053), Escherichia albertii (PTCC 1399), Staphylococcus aureus (PTCC 1431), Staphylococcus epidermis (PTCC 1435), Corynebacterium glutamicum (PTCC 1532 and three fungal strain, Aspergillus niger (PTCC 5154) Fusarium solani (PTCC 5284), Alternaria alternaria (PTCC 5224), obtained from the Persian type culture collection (PTCC), Tehran, Iran.
The inhibitor exerted potent antifungal action against Botrytis cinerea, Alternaria alternata Keissl and Pythium aphanidermatum, but had no effect on Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella.
eg: fruit fly, hopper, anthracnose, alternaria, stem end rot etc).
The family Piperaceae is reported to have been colonized with a wide variety of endophytic fungi including species of Alternaria, Bipolaris, Colletotrichum, Glomerella, Guignardia, Lasiodiplodia, Marasmius, Phlebia, Phoma, Phomopsis, and Schizophyllum (Orlandelli et al.
Seed born fungi pathogens detected on Agar plate of common bean seeds were Chaetomium, Phoma, Alternaria, Aspergillus, Fusarium, Rhizopus, Penicillium, Aspergillus flavus, Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus ochraceus, Aspergillus parasitica, Rhizoctonia bataticola and Rhizoctonia solani (Table 5).
Several researchers have studied the microbiological quality of barley focusing on moulds such as Alternaria spp.