ISSN: 0973-7510

E-ISSN: 2581-690X

Kotgire Ganesh and B.P. Mehta
1Department of Plant Pathology, N. M. College Agriculture, NAU, Navsari, India.
J Pure Appl Microbiol. 2014;8(4):3363-3366
© The Author(s). 2014
Received: 17/01/2014 | Accepted: 19/04/2014 | Published: 31/08/2014

Fungal detection on seeds from different locations on different varieties was carried out by standard blotter method. Frequency of A. flavus at Waghai, Bhenskatri, Kudkas and Gaurya was observed maximum except Pimpri i.e. 40.00, 50.00, 53.00 and 48.00 per cent respectively. Assessment of fungi on moldy and healthy seeds showed total five fungal species were associated with surface sterilized healthy seeds and six fungal species were associated with surface sterilized moldy seeds of Local, GG-2, Junagadh-11 and TAG-37 varieties. Frequency of A. flavus and A. niger were maximum in healthy and moldy seeds of all groundnut varieties.


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