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Balansia pilulaeformis, an Epiphytic Species

Author(s): K. Clay and I. C. Frentz

Month: Jul-Aug
Year: 1993

Journal: Mycologia
Volume: 85
Issue: 4
Pages: 527-534

Article Topic(s): Fungi
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Chasmanthium laxum (Slender woodoats),


The fungus Balansia pilulaeformis was found to grow epiphytically, not endophytically, on specimens of Chasmanthium laxum, Cenchrus echinatus and Oryza sativa.

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K. Clay and I. C. Frentz. "Balansia pilulaeformis, an Epiphytic Species." Mycologia 85.4 (1993): 527-534.

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