Paecilomyces


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Paecilomyces

(pē-sil'ō-mī'sēz),
A genus of saprophytic imperfect fungi whose conidia-bearing hyphae superficially resemble the penicillus of Penicillium; isolated as contaminants, occasional pathogen.

Pae·cil·o·my·ces

(pē-sil-ō-mī'sēz)
A genus of saprophytic deuteromycetous fungi with conidia-bearing hyphae that superficially resemble the penicilli of Penicillium; occasional opportunistic human pathogen that causes pulmonary infection, keratitis, and endocarditis.

Paecilomyces

a genus of soil-inhabiting imperfect fungi which are sometimes found as contaminants of the skin and oral mucosa. See also hyalohyphomycosis.

Paecilomyces fumosoroseus
associated with cutaneous and disseminated infections in dogs and cats.
Paecilomyces varioti
an opportunistic fungal infection of the respiratory tract of birds.
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Estos resultados son similares a los reportados para la biomasa natural de Paecilomyces sp (10.
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).
Paecilomyces lilacinus (Thom) and Trichoderma harzianum (Rifai) (alone and in combination) were used as bio-control agents against isolated pathogens at three different concentration viz.
Trichoderma longibrachiatum, Paecilomyces lilacinus and Pochonia chlamydosporia, to control the M.
Isolated filamentous fungi belonged to the following genera; Saprolegnia, Aspergiilus, Fusarium, Mucor, Peniciilum, Rhizopus, Scopulariosis, Paecilomyces and Curvularia from Oreocromis species and Clarias gariepinus.
Antibacterial activity against three gram negative bacteria (Xnythomonas campestris, Proteus mirabilis, Escherichia coli) and one gram positive bacteria (Bacillus cereus) and four pathogenic fungi namely Phythium ultimum, Paecilomyces lilacinus, Rhizopus stolonifer and Tricoderma harzanium were tested.
BioAct Prime DC, based on the beneficial fungus Paecilomyces lilacinus (synonym Purpureocilium lilacinum strain 251), controls plant parasitic nematodes including root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.
Study of the Nematocidal properties of the culture filtrate of the nematophagus fungus Paecilomyces lilacinus.
Based on morphology, colour and genomic characterization using BLAST search of rDNA-ITS sequence, the endophytic fungi were identified as Glomerella magna, Epicoccum sorghi, Corynespora cassiicola, two strains of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides and Paecilomyces variotii (Fig.
interdigitale can be involved: saprophytes like Scopulariopsis, Acremonium, Aspergillus, and Paecilomyces.