Acremonium


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Acremonium

 [ak″rĕ-mo´ne-um]
a genus of Fungi Imperfecti of the form-class Hyphomycetes, formerly called Cephalosporium. Some species produce cephalosporinantibiotics.

Acremonium

(ak'rĕ-mō'nē-ŭm),
A genus of fungi (family Moniliaceae, order Moniliales) that causes eumycotic mycetoma; three species, Acremonium falciforme, Acremonium kiliense, and Acremonium recifei, produce whitish to yellow grains in the tissues. Produces keratomycosis, occasionally other infections, and the antibiotic cephalosporin.

Ac·re·mo·ni·um

(ak'rĕ-mō'nē-ŭm)
A genus of fungi that occurs in soil and decaying plant matter; causes onychomycosis, corneal ulcers, eumycotic mycetoma, and endophthalmitis.
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Table 1: Production of [alpha]-amylase by different fungi Microorganism substrate amylase activity Aspergillus niger, corn gluten 18 Aspergillus oryzae soybean meal 10.80 Aspergillus awamori raw starch 10 Cephalosporium longisporum casine 14 Thermomyces lanuginosus dextran 19 Rhizomucorpusillus potato starch 13 Acremonium sporosulcatum sp.nov* maize starch* 13.59* Microorganism references Aspergillus niger, Mitidieri, S et al 2006 Aspergillus oryzae Kundu and S.
Niger, Paecilomyces variotii, Sporobolomyces roseus, Absidia spinosa, Epicoccum purpurascens, Geotrichum candidum, Cunninghamella echinulata, Curvularia lunata, Acremonium sp., Oidiodendron sp.
Fungal succession during the 429-day bioremediation was predominated by Rhinocladiella sp., while all fungi which survived in degrading heavy oil were identified as Rhinocladiella sp., Aspergillus sp., Acremonium sp., and Penicillium sp.
A study of the fungal endophyte Acremonium coenophialum in the roots of tall rescue seedlings.
Acremonium zeae is a type of fungus called an endophyte that lives inside the kernels of corn plants, neither harming nor benefiting its host.
Basidiomycete blend Gloeophyllum trabeum 617 Lentinus lepideus 534 Poria placenta 698 Coriolus versicolor 697 Deuteromycete blend Acremonium strictum A10141 Chaetomium globosum 16021 Graphium rubrum 6506 Trichoderma spp.
Further, tall fescue has a variety of toxicosis syndromes caused by a fungal endophyte (Acremonium coenophialum), which results in many physiological problems with livestock (Ball et al., 1996).
Renovation of endophyte (Acremonium coenophialum)-infested tall fescue (Festuca anmdinaceae) pastures with herbicides.
The predominant fungi identified included Acremonium sp., Alternaria sp., Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus sydowii, Mucor sp., Penicillium sp., Phoma sp., Stachybotrys chartarum, Ulocladium chartarum, and yeasts.
herquei had the highest rate of gelatinous medium liquefaction when compared to other fungal species found on the surface (although the rates for Acremonium striatisporum and Alternaria alternata were also relatively high).