Fungi associated with seed cedro vermelho (Cedrela odorata l.) e tento amarelo (Ormosia excelsaSpruce ex Benth.)
Geisa da Silva Cristostomo, Jania Lilia da Silva Bentes, Alex-Sandra Farias de Almeida
Journal Title:Revista Agraria Academica / Agrarian Academic Journal
The aim of this study was to d the sanitary quality of the seeds of Cedrela odorata L. and Ormosia excelsa Spruce exBenth and to evaluate the fungi transmission through seeds. Blotter test and plating in Potato-Dextrose-Agar (BDA)culture medium were used. The genus Penicillium sp., Aspergillus niger, A. flavus, Rhizopus sp., Corynespora sp.,Rhizopus sp, and Cladosporium sp. were associated with seeds. A transmission was detected for O. excelsa seedlings ofthe genus Fusarium sp., A. flavus and Cladospoirum sp.