Table 3.

Determinations of growth rates, conidial yields, and percent germination at 8 ha

IsolateColony radial growth rateb in (μm·h−1):SDB specific growth rate (h−1)bConidial yieldc in (1 × 106 conidia/mm2):% Germination at 8 hd in:
SDARPMI1% GLUSDARPMI1% GLUSDBRPMI1% GLU
F116284313723340.14264.29.124.3757031
F120414253523240.14265.210.623.6717132
F127603953382890.14778.18.223.7737030
F12776127*50*127*0.160*21.5*0.6*4.7*787233
F128654183483190.13872.08.218.9747032
F135353843602920.14251.610.719.4747133
F137464073312880.14451.78.418.2726931
F137474113432940.119*7.0*0.4*3.3*32*32*10*
  • a All experiments were repeated once. *, P < 0.01.

  • b The growth rates of each replicate (8 or 16) were calculated before being averaged.

  • c Averages from 16 replicates.

  • d Averages from 8 replicates.