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In basidiomycetes, meiosis occurs within specialized cells called basidia, which in Agaricales are typically produced within a mushroom-type fruiting body. While mushrooms typical of the Marasmiaceae are formed by M. perniciosa (Meinhardt et al.
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Among basidiomycetes—a giant group of fungi (some 30,000 described species) that includes mushrooms—the “Buller's drop” method is a common form of spore dispersal. Named after A.H.
The Way That Mushrooms Bring the Rain Will Astound You
In their study, the researchers specifically looked at spores produced by Basidiomycetes fungi, a large phyla including thousands of mushroom-producing species. So-called basidiospores are released from the gill surface of mushrooms by a “catapult ...
Functional analysis of liverworts in dual symbiosis with Glomeromycota and
ITS primers with enhanced specificity for basidiomycetes - application to the identification of mycorrhizae and rusts. Mol Ecol 2: 113–118. | Article | PubMed | ISI | CAS |; Hammer EC, Pallon J, Wallander H, Olsson PA.

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