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Torula

(tor′ū-lă)
Former name of a genus of yeastlike organisms, now called Cryptococcus.

Torula

former name for cryptococcus.
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Experiment 1 compared capture of flies in traps baited with (1) NuLure/borax, (2) torula yeast/borax, (3) two-component Biolure (individual ammonium acetate and putrescine lures), and (4) three-component Biolure (individual ammonium acetate, putrescine, and trimethylamine lures).
obliqua was caught in traps baited with Nulure and borax more frequently than in traps baited with ammonium acetate with putrescine, torula yeast, or ammonium bicarbonate with putrescine (Epsky et al.
capitata pairs, aged 14-19 d and provided with water and ad libitum torula yeast and sugar.
Dried torula yeast as a substitute for brewer's yeast in the larval rearing medium for the Mexican fruit fly.
Five protein sources were tested: Casein, Nu lure(tm) (a protein diet derived from corn, Miller Chemical and Fertilizer Corporation, USA), protein hydrolysate and Torula yeast, in different concentrations (1, 3, 5 and 7g/ml) were compared with standard diet containing sucrose (5 mg), brewer's yeast (1 mg), honey (1 mg) and water (500 ml) in the Bio-control, Mass Rearing Laboratory, Nuclear Institute of Agriculture (N.
Our brands include Lyfe[TM], Bio-Lyfe, Engevita[R], Bio-Engevita[R], Lalmin, Yesto-Seal, Lake States Torula, and LBI.
Cryptococcosis is normally due to the fungus Cryptococcus neoformans, also called Filobasidiella neoformans or Torula histolytica.
Refined sugar, alcohols and torula yeast are also produced as well.
Bacteria and other organisms were detected in both types including Fusarium, Isaria, Torula, Alternalia etc.
3]) Sample 1 Duplicate Sample algae - - Alternaria - - ascospores 75 225 basidiospores 633 633 Botrytis - - Cercospora - - Cladosporium 83 142 clear brown - - Curvularia - - Curvularia-Xike - - Dechslera/Bipolaris group - - Epicoccum - - Helicosporium / Helicomyces - - hyphal elements 8 - Monochaetia - - Nigrospora - - Oidium - - Penicillium/Aspergillus 150 83 group Peronospora - - smuts, Periconia, - - myxomycetes Torula - - unknown - - Total 949 1083 Table 6.
Spores marked as 'others' (Ascospores, Basidiospores, Epicoccum, Ustilago, Pithomyces, Helminthosporium, Stemphylium, Torula, Botrytis, Didymella) were found to have predominated in the month of August in both 2002 and 2003 with 91.