chainiy grib

English translation: Medusomyces Gisevii

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15:05 Feb 20, 2000
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Russian term or phrase: chainiy grib
Please help!

Can anyone provide an official Latin name and a lay English name for the so-called "chainiy grib" popular in Russia, China and Japan - I'm translating a Russian book on folk medicine.

THANKS FOR YOU HELP!!!
Tatiana Neroni
English translation:Medusomyces Gisevii
Explanation:
Latin name is Medusomyces Gisevii and it is a symbiosis of two organisms--fungi of two genus of yeast fungi (mainly from Torula), and acetic bacteria(Bacterium xylinum, Bacterium xylinoides)
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Medusomyces Gisevii


Explanation:
Latin name is Medusomyces Gisevii and it is a symbiosis of two organisms--fungi of two genus of yeast fungi (mainly from Torula), and acetic bacteria(Bacterium xylinum, Bacterium xylinoides)

Marc Taraban
Local time: 21:54
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