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September, 2020

  • Vol. 48 No. 03
RESEARCH ARTICLE
  • Two Unrecoreded Species Belonging to Penicillium Section Exilicaulis in South Korea

    Myung Soo Park, Sung Hyun Kim, Jun Won Lee, Ji Seon Kim, Yoonhee Cho, and Young Woon Lim


    Penicillium in section Exilicaulis is characterized by non-vesiculate monoverticillate and biverticillate stipes. Species in sect. Exilicaulis are commonly found in soil and plants in terrestrial environments; however, only a few species have been reported in Korea. To investigate the diversity of ......

  • Morphological and phylogeny of Plenodomus sinensis and P. collinsoniae, two unreported species isolated from soil in Korea

    Than Naing Moe, Kallol Das, In-Kyu Kang, Seung-Yeol Lee, and Hee-Young Jung


    Two unreported fungal isolates, KNU-GW1901 and KNU-AP100C, were collected from soil sample in Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea. Their cultural ......

  • A New Record on Umbelopsis vinacea and Mucor hiemalis f. corticola Isolated from Korea

    Kallol Das, Ki-Hun Ha, Sang-Jae Suh, Seung-Yeol Lee, and Hee-Young Jung


    In the screening of fungal diversity, two strains were collected from the soil of Yeongcheon and dissected guts from the bodies of Chinese rice ......

  • First Report of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Korea: Acaulospora delicata, Dentiscutata colliculosa, and Racocetra alborosea.

    Hyeok Park, Kang-Hyeon Ka, and Ahn-Heum Eom


    Spores of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (phylum Glomeromycota) were isolated from rhizosphere soil collected in Korea. We identified the morphological ......

  • First Reports of Five Endophytic Fungi Isolated from Leaves of Plants Inhabiting the Hansando Island in Korea

    Hyeok Park, Jong-Chul Lee, and Ahn-Heum Eom


    Endophytic fungi were isolated from the leaves of plants inhabiting the Hansando Island in Korea. We identified the fungal strains based on ......

  • Separation of Wild Yeast from Intestine of Othius punctulatus and Microbiological Characteristics of Unrecorded Wild Yeast Strains in Korea

    Sang Eun Lee, Joo Hyun Han, Myung Kyum Kim


    The goal of this study was to isolate and identify the wild yeast strains in intestine of Othius punctulatus collected in Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, ......

  • Isolation of Wild Yeasts Obtained from Waters and Soils of Riversides in Sangjubo of Nakdong River and Daechung Dam of Geumgang Midstream, Korea and Characterization of Unrecorded Wild Yeasts

    Sang-Min Han, Dong-Jae Park, Ji-Yoon Kim, Hyo Jin Lim, Hyang Burm Lee, and Jong-Soo Lee


    The goal of this study was to isolate wild yeasts from waters and soils in Sangjubo of Nakdong river and ......

  • Diversity and Distribution of Bulb-associated fungi of Fritillaria Cirrhosae Bulbus Source Plants used in Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Qian Gao, Fawu Dong, and Jianying Xiang


    Diversity and community composition of bulb-associated fungi of Fritillaria Cirrhosae Bulbus source plants, which are used in traditional chinese medicine ......

  • Culture Characteristics and Optimal Conditions for Mycelial Growth of Calocybe indica

    Gyeong-Jin Min, Hea-sung Park, Een-ji Lee, Chan-Jung Lee


    Calocybe indica is an edible mushroom commercially cultivated in India and other tropical countries. In this study, the culture characteristics ......

  • Microbiological Characteristics of Whitening Tyrosinase Inhibitor-producing Wild Yeasts, Saccharomyces cerevisiae WJSL0191 and Papiliotrema laurentii ON30 and Production

    Ji-Yoon Kim and Jong-Soo Lee


    The goal of this study and potent whitening tyrosinase inhibitor-producing wild yeasts and further optimiz production of tyrosinase. Among non-pathogenic ......

  • Diversity and Pathogenic Characteristics of Fusarium Species isolated from Wilted Soybeans in Korea

    Hyo-Won Choi, Seungnoh Kim, and Sung Kee Hong


    Wilted soybean plants were collected from soybeans cultivation fields in Korea from 2014 to 2016. Fusarium spp., Colletotrichum spp., Rhizoctonia spp., Macrophomina sp., Phytophthora ......

  • Analysis of Morphological and Genetic Relationships amomg Isolates of the Artificially Cultivated Mushroom, Hypsizygus marmoreus

    Min-Kyung Kim


    To investigate the morphological characteristics and genetic relationships among isolate of the artificially cultivated mushroom Hypsizygus marmoreus, 111 isolates ......

RESEARCH NOTE
  • Damping-off of Edible Amaranth Caused by Rhizoctonia solani AG-4

    Wan-Gyu Kim, Hong-Sik Shim, Gyo-Bin Lee and Weon-Dae Cho


    Damping-off symptoms were frequently observed on young plants of edible amaranth (Amaranthus mangostanus) grown in vinyl greenhouses by farmers ......

  • Identification of Sphaerulina azaleae on Korean Azalea in Korea Based on Morphological Characteristics and Multilocus Sequence Typing

    In-Young Choi, Young-Joon Choi, Kui-Jae Lee, Ho-Jong Ju, Seong-Wan Cho, and Hyeon-Dong Shin


    From 2008 to 2017, Korean azalea (Rhododendron yedoense f. poukhanense) showing ......

  • Identification of Podosphaera xanthii as the causal agent of powdery mildew disease affecting Echinacea purpurea in Korea

    In-Young Choi, Sun-Hee Hong, Yong-Ho Lee, and Hyeon-Dong Shin


    During the extensive forays for discovering the biodiversity of phytopathogenic fungi in Korea, powdery mildew-affected purple coneflowers (Echinacea purpurea) ......

  • A Newly Identified Phallus (Phallaceae, Basidiomycota) Species, P. hadriani, in South Korea

    Jong Won Jo, Joungkyo Sim, Joo Suk Sim, Young-Nam Kwag, Hyung So Kim, Sang Young Park, Sang-Kuk Han, Jae-Gu Han, Seung Hwan Oh, Chang Sun Kim


    As part of the mushroom surveys in the unexplored areas of Korea in 2019 and 2020, a phalloid fungus was found in a saline sand beach. The specimen ......

  • One Hundred Representative Fungi in Korea and Their Korean Names

    Hyo-Won Choi, Young Woon Lim, Myoung-Dong Kim, Jayoung Kim, Changmu KIM, Chang Sun Kim, Yun-Su Do, Chang-Gi Back, Hyunkyu Sang, Woo Chang Shin, Seung-Yeol Lee, Dawoon Chung, Hee-Young Jung, Young-Joon Choi, In-Young Choi, Jae-Gu Han, Seung-Beom Hong


    One hundred representative species of fungi in Korea were selected and their Korean ......