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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Improved histochemical techniques for the detection of Acremonium coenophialum in tall fescue and methods of in vitro culture of the fungus.
A study of the fungal endophyte Acremonium coenophialum in the roots of tall rescue seedlings.
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.
Growth, morphological and chemical component responses of tall fescue to Acremonium coenophialum. Crop Sci.
For example, tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea) and several other grasses may become infected with endophytic fungi, such as Acremonium coenophialum (Clay, 1990a).
Ensayo con fitoterapicos para la erradicacin del endofito Acremonium coenophialum en semillas de festuca.
Most tall fescue pastures in the southeastern United States are infected with the endophytic fungus Acremonium coenophialum (Shelby and Dalrymple, 1987).