Diplodia maydis | definition of Diplodia maydis by Medical dictionary
a toxic fungus which grows on corn grain; causes incoordination and paresis in cattle in southern Africa which are pastured on crops carrying infected cobs. Called also D. zeae, Stenocarpella maydis.
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Tecnicas de inoculacao de Diplodia maydis em milho.
Parenchyma cell death and Diplodia maydis susceptibility in stalks and ears of corn.
Methods for inoculating corn ears with Gibberella zeae and Diplodia maydis.