First Report of Three Species of Endophytic Fungi Isolated from Needle Leaves of Conifers in Korea Eo, Ju-Kyeong; Lee, Bong-Hyung; Eom, Ahn-Heum;
We examined endophytic fungi from the needle leaves of three species of conifers in Korea: Abies nephrolepis, Thuja koraiensis, Pinus koraiensis. Endophytic fungi were isolated from the surface-sterilized leaves and identified based on morphological characteristics and Internal transcribed spacer sequences of rDNA. Three species of endophytic fungi isolated in this study were the first reported in Korea: Cryptosporiopsis actinidiae, Pestalotiopsis mangiferae, Pyrenochaeta cava.
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