ISSN: 0973-7510

E-ISSN: 2581-690X

Sandeep Acharya
Department of Botany, Tripura University, Suryamaninagar – 799 130, India.
J Pure Appl Microbiol. 2010;4(2):891-893
© The Author(s). 2010
Received: 10/06/2010 | Accepted: 28/07/2010| Published: 31/10/2010

The presence of fungal rot disease in the edible bamboo shoot of Melocanna baccifera in Tripura was reported for first time. The morphological and hierarchical status were also studied in detail. In situ pathogenicity test was carried out according to Koch’s postulate through which rot pathogen Pterulicium xylogenum was re-isolated.


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