By Robert A. Samson
Organic pesticides are competing increasingly more with conventional chemical insecticides. A profitable software of normal pathogens calls for a greater figuring out of either fungal and bug ecology and body structure. This Atlas presents a accomplished review of those fields and contains the taxonomy of these species of fungi that are confirmed pathogens. Biotechnological equipment for the genetic amendment of those common pathogens leading to additional optimization and some great benefits of organic keep watch over are mentioned.
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A c E 28. Erynia radicans A-B Two different hosts, C-D primary spores, E capillispores, F resting spores (C-F X 900). PLA TE B A . . . . . I. :LJ F 47 Erynia rhizosporaJ E. plecopteri A-C E. plecopteri, D on stone fly, E aerial PLA TE 29. primary spores ( x 800), F aquatic coronate primary spore ( x 1500). A D ~ B ----~--~~---- C E ________________________ F Erynia virescens A On larva of Agrotis segetum (Noctuidae), B primary spores, c nu- PLA TE 30. clear staining of primary spores, D-E resting spores (all x 500).
I. :LJ F 47 Erynia rhizosporaJ E. plecopteri A-C E. plecopteri, D on stone fly, E aerial PLA TE 29. primary spores ( x 800), F aquatic coronate primary spore ( x 1500). A D ~ B ----~--~~---- C E ________________________ F Erynia virescens A On larva of Agrotis segetum (Noctuidae), B primary spores, c nu- PLA TE 30. clear staining of primary spores, D-E resting spores (all x 500). A c D 49 31. fumosa, O-E capillispore formation PLA TE A On showing the curved capillisporophore (E-F) and the adhesive tip of the capillispore (0), G secondary capillispore formation (all x 800).
A-E B primary spores ( x 600) with double wall, c nuclear staining of the primary spores with one nucleus ( x 600), D resting spores ( x 800), E-G Massospora cicadina, E on Magicicada (Cicadidae), note open abdomen; F-G ornamented resting spores (x 800). E A B c '----""-""''"--------~ D F G PLA TE 23 . Erynia conica A On small aquatic-dwelling diptera, B aerial primary curved spores, C-D aerial secondary spore formation, E aquatic primary coronate spore, F aquatic secondary coronate spore (all x 400).
Atlas of Entomopathogenic Fungi by Robert A. Samson