Neotyphodium

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Neotyphodium

a genus of fungal endophytes which live within cool-season grass plant tissues.

Neotyphodium coenophialum
infects Festuca arundinacea and F. elatior and produces ergot alkaloids that cause fescue toxicosis.
Neotyphodium folii
an endophyte that infects Lolium perenne and produces alkaloids that cause perennial ryegrass staggers.
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and the fungi (Epichloe coenophiala) formerly named Neotyphodium coenophialum [7] has attracted many attentions due to the mutual beneficial effects that enhance the plant tolerance and vitality under stress conditions.
As a result, developing an effective detection procedure is of substantial importance for alkaloids produced by the fungal endophyte Neotyphodium coenophialum and/or fungi of the genus Claviceps (Belesky and Bacon 2009; Cross 2003).
If your lawn has tall fescue grass, you can be more than 90 percent certain that the fescue is infected with a toxic fungus called Neotyphodium coenophialum.
For example, Neotyphodium coenophialum (Morgan Jone and W.
The endophyte Neotyphodium coenophialum affects root morphology of tall rescue grown under phosphorus deficiency.
Mean and range values of conidia length of endophytic variants isolated from 58 tall fescue natural populations from Sardinia, Italy, and of two test-isolates of Neotyphodium coenophialum from Jesup and Kentucky-31 tall fescue cultivars.
However, tall fescue fields are infected with the fungal endophyte Neotyphodium coenophialum (Morgan-Jones and Gams) Glenn, Bacon, and Hanlin comb.
Tall fescue aluminum tolerance is affected by Neotyphodium coenophialum endophyte.
Neotyphodium coenophialum mycellial protein and herbage mass effects on ergot alkaloid concentrations in tall fescue.
The tall fescue seed did not contain the fungal endophyte, Neotyphodium coenophialum (Morgan-Jones and Gams) Glenn, Bacon, and Hanlin comb.
Neotyphodium coenophialum isolate AR542 has been issued New Zealand and U.