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Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz
ISSN: 1678-8060
EISSN: 1678-8060
Vol. 97, No. 8, 2002, pp. 1107-1110
Bioline Code: oc02242
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
Document available free of charge

Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Vol. 97, No. 8, 2002, pp. 1107-1110

 en Isolation of Fungi in Musca domestica check for this species in other resources Linnaeus, 1758 (Diptera: Muscidae) Captured at Two Natural Breeding Grounds in the Municipality of Seropédica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Márcia de Senna Nunes Sales; Gisela Lara da Costa & Vânia Rita Elias Pinheiro Bittencourt

Abstract

The objective of this study was to isolate and identify fungal species found in natural association with adults of Musca domestica check for this species in other resources . The adult insects were collected from two natural breeding grounds: hog pens and an urban sanitary landfill. The isolated fungi were identified as: Aspergillus flavus check for this species in other resources (23.8%), A. niger var. niger (14.4%), Penicillium corylophilum check for this species in other resources (21.4%), P. fellutanum (11.9%), Cladosporium cladosporoides check for this species in other resources (4.7%), Fusarium check for this species in other resources sp. (4.7%), Alternaria alternata check for this species in other resources (11.9%), Curvularia brachyspora check for this species in other resources (2.4%), Mycelia sterilia check for this species in other resources (2.4%) and the Mucorales order (2.4%).

Keywords
Musca domestica check for this species in other resources - entomopathogenic fungus - isolation - biological control - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

 
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