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TitleIlluminating Olea europaea L. endophyte fungal community
Author(s)Costa, Daniela
Fernandes, Telma
Martins, Fatima
Pereira, Jose A.
Tavares, R. M.
Santos, P. M.
Baptista, Paula
Lino-Neto, T.
KeywordsEcological function
Endophytes
Fungi
Metabarcoding
Olive cultivars
Phyllosphere
Issue date2021
PublisherElsevier
JournalMicrobiological Research
CitationCosta, D., Fernandes, T., Martins, F., Pereira, J. A., Tavares, R. M., Santos, P. M., … Lino-Neto, T. (2021, April). Illuminating Olea europaea L. endophyte fungal community. Microbiological Research. Elsevier BV. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.micres.2020.126693
Abstract(s)A wide array of fungal endophytes is known to inhabit plant tissues and were recently recognized as essential for plant health. A better description of the scarcely known endophyte microbiota in olive tree phyllosphere is the first step for elucidating the microbial interactions that lead to olive disease establishment. In this work, the fungal endophytic community of the phyllosphere of different olive tree cultivars (Cobrancosa, Galega vulgar, Madural, Picual, Verdeal Transmontana) is revealed by using a metabarcoding strategy targeting ITS1 barcode. A total of 460 OTUs were obtained, increasing the broad view of fungal endophytes inhabiting the olive tree phyllosphere, in particular yeast endophytes. New endophytes were persistently found in all cultivar tissues. Different olive tree cultivars depicted distinct endophyte communities. Olive cultivars exhibited dissimilar amounts of fungi with distinct ecological functions, which could explain at least in part their differential susceptibility/tolerance to olive diseases.
TypeArticle
DescriptionSupplementary material related to this article can be found, in the online version, at doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micres.2020.126693.
URIhttps://hdl.handle.net/1822/79124
DOI10.1016/j.micres.2020.126693
ISSN0944-5013
Publisher versionhttps://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0944501320305619
Peer-Reviewedyes
AccessOpen access
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