Chinese Science Bulletin

, Volume 46, Issue 9, pp 751–753 | Cite as

Discovery and demonstration of the teleomorph ofBeauveria bassiana (Bals.) Vuill., an important entomogenous fungus

  • Zengzhi Li
  • Chunru Li
  • Bo Huang
  • Meizhen Fan


ACordyceps specimen was collected in Anhui, China, a strain ofBeauveria bassiana, an important entomopathogenic fungus for biological pest control, was isolated and their relationship was demonstrated by microcycle conidiation. The teleomorph is an undescribed species and is namedCordyceps bassiana.


Cordyceps Cordyceps bassiana Beauveria teleomorph microcycle conidiation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zengzhi Li
    • 1
  • Chunru Li
    • 1
  • Bo Huang
    • 1
  • Meizhen Fan
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Center for Entomogenous FungiAnhui Agricultural UniversityHefeiChina

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