Entomophthora

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Noun1.Entomophthora - type genus of the Entomophthoraceae; fungi parasitic on insects
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Entomophthoraceae, family Entomophthoraceae - mostly parasitic lower fungi that typically develop in the bodies of insects
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Pathology of nasal infection caused by Conidiobolus lamprauges and Pythium insidiosum in sheep.
(2014) applied Conidiobolus coronatus, another entomopathogenic fungus against this species, in both laboratory and field conditions, and they reported 100% success.
Within the phylum Entomophthoromycota, two species are known as human pathogens: Conidiobolus coronatus (Costantin) Batko (in the order Entomophthorales, causing rhinophycomycosis) and B.
Optimization and scale up of production of alkaline protease from Conidiobolus coronatus.
Aggressiveness of Conidiobolus obscurus against the pea aphid: influence of cuticular extracts on ballistospore germination of aggressive and non-aggressive strains.
We report here a rare case of rhinofacial Conidiobolus coronatus infection in a previously healthy 18-year-old man who presented with a fungal granuloma of the right inferior turbinate and face.
It occurs in two clinical forms, subcutaneous zygomycosis caused by Basidiobolus ranarum and rhinofacial zygomycosis caused by Conidiobolus coronatus.
To do that, Bionectria ochroleuca, Conidiobolus coronatus, Fusarium equiseti, F.
The fungal strain (Conidiobolus brefeldianus MTCC 5184) used in the present study was isolated from plant detritus and maintained on MGYP (0.3% malt extract; 1.0% glucose; 0.3% yeast extract; 0.5% peptone) agar slants.