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Akanthomyces lecanii(VERTLE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: VERTLE
  • Preferred name: Akanthomyces lecanii
  • Authority: (Zimmermann) Spatafora, Kepler & B. Shrestha

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cephalosporium lecanii Zimmermann
Cordyceps confragosa Sung, Hywel-Jones, Sung, Luansaard, Shrestha & Spatafora
Lecanicillium lecanii (Zimmermann) Zare & Gams
Torrubiella confragosa Mains
Verticillium lecanii (Zimmermann) ViƩgas

Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Sordariomycetes ( 1SORDC )
Subclass Hypocreomycetidae ( 1HYPRL )
Order Hypocreales ( 1HYPRO )
Family Cordycipitaceae ( 1CODYF )
Genus Akanthomyces ( 1AKATG )
Species Akanthomyces lecanii ( VERTLE )