KEGG   GENOME: Moniliophthora perniciosaHelp
Entry
T01089            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
mpr, 554373
Definition
Moniliophthora perniciosa FA553
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:554373
  Lineage
Eukaryota; Fungi; Dikarya; Basidiomycota; Agaricomycotina; Agaricomycetes; Agaricomycetidae; Agaricales; Marasmiaceae; mitosporic Marasmiaceae; Moniliophthora
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Unicamp
Keywords
Plant pathogen
Comment
Causal 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.
Statistics
Number of protein genes:       13560
Reference
  Authors
Mondego JM et al.
  Title
A genome survey of Moniliophthora perniciosa gives new insights into Witches' Broom Disease of cacao.
  Journal
BMC Genomics 9:548 (2008)

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