Advertisement

Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Four new species of Penicillium isolated from different substrata

Abstract

Four new species of Penicillium Link ex Fries are described and illustrated. Two of them have been recovered from the air of Madrid, one from sandy soil, and one from leaves of Zacintha verrucosa Gaertner. They clearly differ from all species of the genus described so far and are, therefore, described and proposed as new taxa: Penicillium cordubense sp. nov., Penicillium gaditanum sp. nov, Penicillium zacinthae sp. nov., and Penicillium hispalense sp. nov.

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

References

  1. 1.

    Batista, A. C. & Maia, H. S., 1957. An. Soc. Biol. Pernambuco 15: 160.

  2. 2.

    Beljakova, L. A. & Milko, A. A., 1972. New and uncommon species of Penicillium in the USSR. Mikol. Fitopatol. 6: 145–152. (In Russian).

  3. 3.

    Dong, Bui Xuan., 1973. Penicillium atrosanguineum sp. nov. Ceska Mykologie 27: 174–176 (In French).

  4. 4.

    Hodges, C. S. Jr., Warner, G. M. & Rogerson, C. T., 1970. A New species of Penicillium. Mycologia 62: 106–111.

  5. 5.

    Kulik, M. M., 1968. A Compilation of Descriptions of New Penicillium species. Agr. Handbook No. 351. USA. Department of Agriculture, 80 pp.

  6. 6.

    Martínez, A. T. & Ramírez, C., 1978. Penicillium fagi sp. nov. isolated from beech leaves. Mycopathologia 63: 57–59.

  7. 7.

    Milko, A. A. & Beljakova, L. A., 1967. New species of Penicillium from Moldavia. Nov. Syst. Plant. non Vasc. Inst. Bot. Nom. Komarovii. Acad. Sci. USSR. 255–256. (In Russian).

  8. 8.

    Novobranova, T. I., 1974. New Penicillium species isolated from apples and grapes in the Alma-Ata region. Nov. Syst. Niz. Rast. 11: 225–224. (In Russian).

  9. 9.

    Pitt, J. I., 1973. An appraisal of identification methods for Penicillium species: Novel taxonomic criteria based on temperature and water relations. Mycologia 65: 1135–1157.

  10. 10.

    Rai, J. N., Wadhwani, K. & Tewari, J. P., 1969. Penicillium korosum sp. nov. Antonie v. Leeuwenhoek 36: 430–432.

  11. 11.

    Rai, J. N. & Wadhwani, K., 1956. Penicillium brevissimum sp. nov. from Indian soils. Current Sc. 45: 192–193.

  12. 12.

    Ramírez, C.& Martínez, A. T., 1978. Three New species of Penicillium. Mycopathologia 66: 77–82.

  13. 13.

    Raper, K. B. & Thorn, C., 1949. ‘A Manual of the Penicillia’. The Williams and Wilkins Co., Baltimore, Mariland. USA 875 pp.

  14. 14.

    Roy, R. Y. & Singh, G. N., 1968. Penicillium giganteum sp. nov. from soil. Trans. Brit. Mycol. Soc. 51: 805–806.

  15. 15.

    Samson, R. A., Hadlok, R. & Stolk, A. C., 1977. A taxonomicstudy of Penicillium chrysogenum series. Antonie v. Leeuwenhoek 43: 169–175.

  16. 16.

    Séguy, E., 1936. Code Universel des Couleurs. P. Lechevalier, (Ed.), Paris, France.

  17. 17.

    Shmotina, G. E. & Golovleva, L. A., 1974. A New species of Penicillium isolated from soil in the Amur region. Mikol. Fitopatol. 8: 530–532. (In Russian).

  18. 18.

    Smith, G., 1965. Three New species of Penicillium, P. asperosporum nom. nov., and P. lapidosum Raper et Fennell emend.

  19. 19.

    Stolk, A. C., 1969. Four new species of Penicillium. Antonie v. Leeuwenhoek 35: 275–286.

  20. 20.

    Stolk, A. C., Evans, H. C. & Nilsson, T., 1969. Penicillium argillaceum sp. nov., a thermotolerant Penicillium. Trans. Brit. Mycol. Soc. 53: 307–311.

  21. 21.

    Stolk, A. C., 1973. Penicillium donkii sp. nov. and some observations on sclerotial strains of Penicillium funiculosum. Persoonia 7: 333–337.

  22. 22.

    Stolk, A. C. & Malla, D. S., 1971. Penicillium inflatum sp. nov. Persoonia. 6: 197–200.

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Ramírez, C., Martínez, A.T. Four new species of Penicillium isolated from different substrata. Mycopathologia 74, 163–171 (1981). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00437158

Download citation

Keywords

  • Sandy Soil
  • Penicillium