Observation 72458: Isaria Pers.

When: 2011-07-20

Collection location: Kalatope wildlife Sanctuary, Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh, India [Click for map]

Who: Alok Mahendroo (alok)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

54% (3)
Recognized by sight: at any rate, one of the asexual stages of cordyceps.
45% (2)
Used references: Index Fungorum now agrees with Lectotypification and Status of Isaria Pers.: Fr.
Kathie T. Hodge, Walter Gams, Robert A. Samson, Richard P. Korf and Keith A. Seifert. Taxon, Vol. 54, No. 2 (May, 2005), pp. 485-489
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: another Isaria sp. with orange synnemata, on lepidopteran larvae, known from Thailand. differentiated from I. farinosa by microcharacters
Used references: Hywel-Jones, Nigel et al. Atlas of Invertebrate-Pathogenic Fungi of Thailand Vol. 1. Thailand: BIOTEC/NSTDA, 2007. Print. pp. 70-71

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what was the host?
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-07-27 01:56:56 CEST (+0200)

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