New Records of Fungi on Wheat Grains From Iraq

  • Samir KH. Abdullah University of Zakho
  • Halben I. Mohammad Atrosh University of Duhok
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The present study recorded eight fungal species on wheat grains for the first time in Iraq. These included Arthrinium phaeospermum, Bipolaris sorokiniana, B.spicifera, Chaetomium elatum, Emericella rugulosa, Eurotium herbariorum Nigrospora state of Khuskia oryzae and Ulocladium alternariae. Brief descriptions with photographs are provided for the newly recorded species.

Author Biographies

Samir KH. Abdullah, University of Zakho

Biology Department, Faculty of Science, University of Zakho, Kurdistan Region – Iraq.

Halben I. Mohammad Atrosh, University of Duhok

Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry,University of Duhok, Kurdistan Region - Iraq.


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How to Cite
Abdullah, S., & Mohammad Atrosh, H. (2014). New Records of Fungi on Wheat Grains From Iraq. Science Journal of University of Zakho, 2(2), 256-265. Retrieved from
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