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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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Entre los generos mas importantes se encuentran Metarhizium, Beauveria, Aschersonia, Entomophthora, Zoophthora, Erynia, Hirsutella, Paecilomyces (= Isaria) y Verticillium (=Lecanicillium) (Lopez y Hans Borjes, 2001), aunque solo un numero reducido de ellos, incluyendo a Entomophtorales e Hyphomycetes, ha sido bien estudiado (Qazi y Khachatourians, 2008).
First record on epizootics of Entomophthora grylli on grasshopper in Indian subcontinent: pathogenicity and biocontrol potential on Oxya velox.
Lopez y Hans (2001) mencionan que entre los generos mas importantes de hongos entomopaogenos se encuentran: Metarhizium spp., Beauveria spp., Aschersonia spp., Entomophthora spp., Zoophthora spp., Erynia spp., Eryniopsis spp., Akanthomyces spp., Fusarium spp., Hirsutella spp., Hymenostilbe spp., Paecelomyces spp., y Verticillium spp., mientras que para la FAO (2003) los generos de importancia son Metarhizium spp., Beauveria spp., Paecilomyces spp., Verticillium spp., Rhizopus spp.
Second case of rhinoentomophthoromycosis caused by Entomophthora coronata observed in Republic of Zaire [in French].
Three species of Entomophthorales entomopathogenic fungi (Zygomycotina: Zygomycetes) have been identified from insects in agricultural crops (Buenos Aires Province, Argentina): Zoophthora radicans Batko (Brefeld); Entomophthora planchoniana Cornu and Pandora gammae (Weiser) Humber.
Infection by Entomophthora sensu stricto (Entomophthoromycota: Entomophthorales) in Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Liviidae) in Veracruz, Mexico.