Identification of Penicillium Species Isolated from an Agricultural Loess Soil in Germany

  • H. I. Nirenberg
  • B. Metzler
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 185)


Of more than 5000 fungal isolates which were recovered from an agricultural loess soil in Germany, 20% were Penicillium and were identified as 15 species. One species close to P.janthinellum of unclear identity is described and discussed in detail.


Fusarium Species Chlortetracy Cline Winter Barley Loess Soil Inoculation Point 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. I. Nirenberg
    • 1
  • B. Metzler
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für MicrobiologieBiologische Bundesanstalt für Land- und ForstwirtschaftBerlin 33 DahlemGermany

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