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- Tsukiboshi, T.; Ebina, M.; Okabe, I.; Sugawara, K.; Kouki, K.
- Plant disease 2012 v.96 no.1 pp. 143
- Megathyrsus maximus; Sporobolus indicus, etc ; Tilletia; agar; atomization; basidiospores; conidia; cultivars; gene banks; grasses; greenhouses; inflorescences; inoculum; islands; nucleotide sequences; perennials; phylogeny; plant pathogenic fungi; plastic bags; ribosomal DNA; scanning electron microscopy; smut diseases; Ryukyu Archipelago; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... Guinea grass (Panicum maximum Jacq.) is an important C-4 perennial plant that grows in southern Japan. In March 2010, a smut disease was found in grass that is cultivated in the Ishigaki Islands, Okinawa, in southernmost Japan. Spikelets of susceptible cultivars were swollen and filled with gray spore masses and seed production was substantially reduced. Two single-spore isolates of a smut fungus ...