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Table 1 Volatile compounds from endophytic fungi and their activity

From: Volatile hydrocarbons from endophytic fungi and their efficacy in fuel production and disease control

Endophytic fungi Host plant Volatile compounds Potential activity Target organism References
Alternaria sp.
Epicoccum sp. CID66
Fusarium sp. CID124
Centaurea stoebe Unidentified sesquiterpenes Insecticidal Larinus minutes (Weevil) Newcombe et al. (2009)
Annulohypoxylon sp. Neolitsea pulchella 1,8-cineole Biofuel   Wang et al. (2017)
Ascocoryne sarcoides Eucryphia cordifolia Hydrocarbons (short and medium chain alkenes, Ketones, alcohols) and sesquiterpenes Biofuel, antifungal Pythium ultimum Griffin et al. (2010), Strobel et al. (2010)
Aspergillus nomius Eusideroxylon zwageri Saturated hydrocarbons, alkyl halides, alcohols and unsaturated hydrocarbons Biofuel   Azeez et al. (2016)
Fimetariella
rabenhorstii A20
Aquilaria sinensis Frabenol (sesquiterpene alcohol) Biofuel   Tao et al. (2011)
Geotrichum sp.
Botrytis sp.
Penicillium sp.
Cladosporium sp.
MIF01
Musa spp.
Mimosa pudica
Butane 2-methyl; β-butyrolactone, 2-butenedinitrile
Butane 2-methyl, 1-propanol 2-methyl
Antifungal Fusarium oxysporum F. sp. cubense race 4 Ting et al. (2010)
Gliocladium roseum Unknown Hydrocarbons (benzene, heptane,1-octene, octane, m-xylene,3-methylnonane, dodecane, ridecane,hexadecane and nonadecane) Biofuel   Ahamed and Ahring (2011)
Hypoxylon sp. Persea indica 1,8-cineole, 1-methyl-1,4-cyclohexadiene; (+)-.alpha.-methylene-.alpha.-fenchocamphoron (monoterpene) Antifungal Botrytis cineria, Phytophthora cinnamomi, Cercospora beticola, Sclerotium sclerotiorum Tomsheck et al. (2010)
Hypoxylon sp. E7406B   1,8-cineole synthase Biofuel   Shaw et al. (2015)
Lasiodiplodia spp.
Neofusicoccum sp.,
Botryosphaeria sp., Pseudofusicoccum sp.
Plants in Caatinga Biome, Brazil Sesquiterpenes, ketones, alcohols Antibacterial, antispasmodic   Oliveira et al. (2015)
Muscodor fengyangensis Pseudotaxus chienii, Actinidia chinensis, Abies beshanzuensis Naphthalene derivatives;a-phellandrene; β-phellandrene; 2-cyclohexen; propanoic acid, its2-methyl-, and methyl ester Antimicrobial   Zhang et al. (2010)
M. roseus Grevillea pteridifolia 2-butenoic acid, ethyl ester; 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene; 2,3-nonadiene Antibiotic   Worapong et al. (2002)
M. tigerii Cinnamomum camphora 4-Octadecylmorpholine, 1-Tetradecanamine, N,N-dimethyl and 1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, mono(2-ethylhexyl) ester. Antifungal, antibacterial   Saxena et al. (2015)
M. vitigenus Paullinia paullinioides Naphthalene Insecticidal Wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus) Daisy et al. (2002)
M. yucatanensis Bursera simaruba Octane; 2-methyl butyl acetate; 2-pentylfuran; caryophyllene; aromadendrene Biofuel   González et al. (2009)
Meliniomyces variabilis
Phialocephala fortinii
Pinus sylvestris Ethanol; acet-aldehyde Biofuel   Bäck et al. (2010)
Muscodor albus Cinnamomum zeylanicum 1-Butanol, 3-methyl-, acetate;vitrene (terpenoid); Antibacterial, antifungal   Strobel et al. (2001)
M. albus Grevillea pterifolia
Kennedia nigricans
Terminalia prostrata
Naphthalene, naphthalene,1, 1-oxybis Antibacterial, antifungal   Ezra et al. (2004)
M. albus GBA Ginkgo biloba 1-Butanol, 3-methyl-, acetate;vitrene (terpenoid); Antibacterial, antifungal Sacharomyces cerevisiae, Candida albicans Banerjee et al. (2010)
M. albus MOW12 Piper nigrum L. Acetic acid, ethyl ester, propanoic acid, 2-methyl-methyl ester and acetic acid, 2-methyl propylester Antifungal Fusarium solani, Trichoderma sp. Banerjee et al. (2014)
M. crispans B23 Ananas ananassoides Propanoic acid, 2-methyl-, methyl ester;propanoic acid, 2-methyl- Biofuel   Mitchell et al. (2008)
M. sutura Prestonia trifidi Thujopsene, chamigrene, isocaryophyllene, butanoic acid, 2-methyl Antifungal   Kudalkar et al. (2012)
Myrothecium inundatum Acalypha indica 3-octanone; 3-octanol; 7-octen-4-ol Antifungal Pythium ultimum, S. sclerotiorum Banerjee et al. (2010)
Neotyphodium sp. Lolium perrene L. Phenolics Antifungal Fusarium poae Pańka et al. (2013)
Nigrograna mackinnonii E5202H   (3E, 5E, 7E)-nona-1,3,5,7-tetraene (NTE)    Shaw et al. (2015)
Nodulisporium sp Lagerstromia loudoni Alcohols, acids, esters, monoterpenes Antifungal   Suwannarach et al. (2013)
Nodulisporium sp.CF16 Cinnamomum loureirii β-elemene; β-selinene; α-selinene; 1-methyl-1,4-cyclohexadiene Antifungal P. ultimum, Rhizoctonia solani, F. oxysporum,
P. Capsici, S. sclerotiorum, Colletotrichum coccodes, Magnoporthe oryzae, A. panax,
B. cineria
Park et al. (2010)
Oidium sp. Terminalia catappa Butanoic acid, 3-methyl-, methyl ester; butanoic acid, 3-methyl-, ethyl ester Antifungal P. ultimum Strobel et al. (2008)
Phoma sp. Larrea tridentata alpha.-humulene (sesquiterpene);alcohols; reduced naphthalenederivatives; trans-caryophyllene Antifungal Verticillium, Ceratocystis, Cercospora, Sclerotinia, Trichoderma, Colletotrichum, Aspergillus sp. Strobel et al. (2011)
Phomopsis sp. Odontoglossum sp. Sabinene (monoterpene); 1-butanol,3-methyl; benzeneethanol; 1-propanol, 2-methyl; 2-propanone Antifungal Pythium, Phytophthora, Sclerotinia, Rhizoctonia, Fusarium, Botrytis, Verticillium, Colletotrichum Singh et al. (2011)
Trichoderma gamsii Panax notoginseng Dimethyl disulphide, dibenzofuran, methanethiol, ketones Antifungal Scytalidium lignicola Chen et al. (2016)
Xylaria sp. Haematoxylum brasiletto 3-Methyl-1-butanol, thujopsene, unidentified amine, 2-methyl-1-butanol, 2-methyl-1-propanol Antifungal Ophandi dermatum, P. capsici, A. solani, F. oxysporum Ortiz et al. (2016)