Moniliales


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Moniliales

[mə‚nil·ē′ā·lēz]
(mycology)
An order of fungi of the Fungi Imperfecti containing many plant pathogens; asexual spores are always formed free on the surface of the material on which the organism is living, and never occur in either pycnidia or acervuli.
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Beauveria bassiana (Deuteromycotina: Moniliales) effects on Lygus lineolaris (Hemiptera: Miridae).
Susceptibility of lesser mealworm (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) to Beauveria bassiana (Moniliales: Moniliaceae): effects of host stage, substrate, formulation, and host passage.
Low humidity, moderate temperature, and desiccant dust favor efficacy of Beauveria bassiana (Hyphomycetes: Moniliales) for the lesser grain borer, Rhyzopertha dominica (Coleoptera: Bruchidae).