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- Michereff, S.J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Microbial ecology 1994 v.28 no.1 pp. 101-110
- Dioscorea cayenensis; biological control agents; plant pathogenic fungi; Bacillus subtilis; spore germination; Curvularia eragrostidis; bacteria; biological control; Brazil
- ... Curvularia eragrostidis yam leaf spot is a serious concern among the northeast Brazilian yam growing areas. In order to study its biocontrol, bacterial isolates from the yam phylloplane were tested against the pathogen. They were evaluated with respect to the following parameters: (1) inhibition of C. eragrostidis mycelial growth by using paired culture and cellophane membrane methods, (2) inhibit ...