Mycotoxin Research

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 66–71 | Cite as

Moniliformin In wheat and triticale grain

  • H Lew
  • J Chelkowskl
  • W Wakulinski
  • W Edinger


Fusarium avanacoum infected wheat and triticale heads in Poland in each season between 1985 and 1989. The average number of heads infected byF avonacaum was 26 % for wheat and 46 % for triticale out of all examined heads withFusarium head blight symptoms.Fusarium-damaged wheat grain, naturally infected byF avenaceum, contained an average of 15.9±7.7 mg moniliformin/kg, healthy looking kernels from the same heads an average of 0.42±0.19 mg moniliformin/kg. Fusarfum-damaged kernels of triticale contained an average of 3.5 mg moniliformin/kg while healthy looking kernels from the same ears contained 0.25 mg/kg.


Rabie Fusarium Head Blight Fusarium Species Deoxynivalenol Fusarium Avenaceum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H Lew
    • 1
  • J Chelkowskl
    • 2
  • W Wakulinski
    • 2
  • W Edinger
    • 1
  1. 1.Federal Institute of AgrobiologyLinzAustria
  2. 2.Department of Plant PathologyAgricultural UniversityWarsawPoland

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