Observation 159809: Cordyceps acridophila Sanjuan & Franco-Mol.

When: 2014-02-16

Collection location: Cristalino Jungle Lodge, Alta Floresta, Mato Grosso, Brazil [Click for map]

Who: Michael Koltzenburg (miko)

No specimen available

Notes:
Same specimen on two photos with different light. Taboca trail.

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RioCristalino_P1110812_MKoltzenburg.jpg
Cordiceps_locustiphila_RioCristalino_P1110811_MKoltzenburg.jpg

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Host identified
By: Susanne Sourell (suse)
2015-01-28 02:20:12 CST (-0500)

According to Martina Pocco from Argentina it’s most probably Costalimacris neotropica,which is Romaleidae.

Image and further details:
http://orthoptera.speciesfile.org/...

http://orthoptera.speciesfile.org/...

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By: Susanne Sourell (suse)
2015-01-25 16:36:05 CST (-0500)

Entomopathogens of Amazonian stick insects and locusts are members of the Beauveria species complex (Cordyceps sensu stricto)

http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/...

Cordyceps locustiphila is host specific with Colpolopha.

Created: 2014-02-16 12:52:50 CST (-0500)
Last modified: 2015-01-25 16:24:51 CST (-0500)
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