KEGG   Moniliophthora perniciosa

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T numberT01089
Org codempr
Full nameMoniliophthora perniciosa
DefinitionMoniliophthora perniciosa FA553
TaxonomyTAX: 554373
    LineageEukaryota; Fungi; Dikarya; Basidiomycota; Agaricomycotina; Agaricomycetes; Agaricomycetidae; Agaricales; Marasmiaceae; Moniliophthora
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000183025.1)
BioProject: 28951
KeywordsPlant pathogen
CommentCausal agent of Witches'Broom Disease (WBD) in cacao (Theobroma cacao).
Hemibiotrophic pathogen that colonizes the apoplast of cacao's meristematic tissues as a biotrophic pathogen, switching to a saprotrophic lifestyle during later stages of infection.
StatisticsNumber of protein genes: 13560
Number of RNA genes: 114
ReferencePMID: 19019209
    AuthorsMondego JM et al.
    TitleA genome survey of Moniliophthora perniciosa gives new insights into Witches' Broom Disease of cacao.
    JournalBMC Genomics 9:548 (2008)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-9-548