Three new species of Aspergillus from Amazonian forest soil (Ecuador)

Donatella Mares, Elisa Andreotti, Maria Elena Maldonado, Paola Pedrini, Chiara Colalongo, Carlo Romagnoli

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Abstract

From an undisturbed natural forest soil in Ecuador, three fungal strains of the genus Aspergillus were isolated. Based on molecular and morphological features they are described as three new species, named A. quitensis, A. amazonicus, and A. ecuadorensis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)222-229
Number of pages8
JournalCurrent Microbiology
Volume57
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2008

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