Mycopathologia

, Volume 95, Issue 3, pp 155–158 | Cite as

A comparison of the effect of three fungicides on growth and roridin E production by Myrothecium roridum

  • Tudor Fernando
  • Bruce B. Jarvis
  • George Bean
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Abstract

Three fungicides, chlorothalonil, dichloran and mancozeb were studied to determine the effects on growth and production of roridin E by Myrothecium roridum in vitro. With increasing concentrations of fungicides, both growth and production of roridin E were inhibited. Of the three fungicides, chlorothalonil was much more effective in the inhibition of growth and production of roridin E, than dichloran and mancozeb.

Keywords

Chlorothalonil Dichloran Roridin Myrothecium Roridum 

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© Martinus Nijhoff/Dr W. Junk Publishers 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tudor Fernando
    • 1
  • Bruce B. Jarvis
    • 2
  • George Bean
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BotanyUniversity of MarylandCollege ParkUSA
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryUniversity of MarylandCollege ParkUSA

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