Trichoderma ovalisporum

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Trichoderma ovalisporum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Hypocreaceae
Genus: Trichoderma
Species: T. ovalisporum
Binomial name
Trichoderma ovalisporum
Samuels & Schroers 2004

Trichoderma ovalisporum is a species of fungus.[1] It has ovoidal conidia and a fast rate of growth at 30°C. It has been considered for its biocontrol potential against Moniliophthora roreri.[2]


  1. ^ Holmes, Keith A.; Schroers, Hans-Josef; Thomas, Sarah E.; Evans, Harry C.; Samuels, Gary J. (2004). "Taxonomy and biocontrol potential of a new species of Trichoderma from the Amazon basin of South America". Mycological Progress. 3 (3): 199–210. ISSN 1617-416X. doi:10.1007/s11557-006-0090-z. 
  2. ^ Krauss U, Hidalgo E, Bateman R, Adonijah V, Arroyo C, García J, Crozier J, Brown N, ten Hoopen GM, Holmes KA. (2010) Improving the formulation and timing of application of chemical and endophytic biocontrol agents against frosty pod rot (Moniliophthora roreri) in cocoa (Theobroma cacao). Biological Control 54: 230–24