Soil Populations of Aspergillus flavus Conidia and Sclerotia

  • D. D. Gilbert-Effiong
  • J. S. Angle
Part of the Biodeterioration Research book series (BIOR, volume 3)


Many fungi of economic importance produce both conidia and sclerotia at some point during their life cycle. Each of these structures are produced to enhance the survival of the fungi during adverse environmental conditions (Coley-Smith and Cooke, 1971).


Corn Stover Aspergillus Parasiticus Soil Population Strain NRRL Corn Crop 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. D. Gilbert-Effiong
    • 1
  • J. S. Angle
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AgronomyUniversity of MarylandCollege ParkUSA

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