Lecanicillium uredinophilum sp. Nov. associated with rust fungi from Korea

Mi Jeong Park, Seung Beom Hong, Hyeon-Dong Shin

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A novel species of Lecanicillium found on rust fungi is described. Lecanicillium uredinophilum sp. Nov. is closely related to L. Longisporum but differs morphologically in having longer phialides. Multiple gene sequence analysis supports its taxonomic position in the genus Lecanicillium.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)997-1005
Number of pages9
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Oct 1


  • Cordycipitaceae
  • Fungicolous species
  • Hyperparasitism
  • Verticillium-like hyphomycete

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science


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