Experientia

, Volume 33, Issue 7, pp 889–890 | Cite as

Antifungal substances found in leaves of Eucalyptus species

  • H. Egawa
  • O. Tsutsui
  • K. Tatsuyama
  • T. Hatta
Specialia Biologica

Summary

Antifungal substances were detected in leaves of 11 out of 27 Eucalyptus species examined. It was shown that antifungal substances found in the Eucalyptus species examined consist of from 1 to 4 different components.

Keywords

Eucalyptus Eucalyptus Species Antifungal Substance 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Egawa
    • 1
    • 2
  • O. Tsutsui
    • 1
    • 2
  • K. Tatsuyama
    • 1
    • 2
  • T. Hatta
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of AgricultureShimane UniversityMatsueJapan
  2. 2.Waite Agricultural Research InstituteGlen OsmondAustralia

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