Assembling the Fungal Tree of Life

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Phylum Subphylum Class Subclass Order Family Genus Species Anamorph
Ascomycota Pezizomycotina Pezizomycetes Pezizomycetidae Pezizales Ascodesmidaceae Ascodesmis sphaerospora

Septum / Pore Cap

Ascodesmis_sphaerospora_j Woronin body in a hypha of Ascodesmis sphaerospora. Reprinted with permission from Brenner, D.M., and Carrol, G.C. 1968. Journal of Bacteriology 95:658-671 © American Society for Microbiology.

Cell type: (SC) sporocarp

Component: Hypha excluding ascogenous hypha/ascus

Woronin body type globose 1 Images
Character Quality Good
Fixation Glutaraldehyde with osmium postfix
Study Complete No
Author Brenner, D.M., and Carroll, G.C.
Date 1968
Source Journal of Bacteriology 95:658-671
Lit. Identifier Maritza Abril, 23 September, 2008
Culture collection UO
Culture no. 107
Source of character Culture

Cell type: (AH) ascogenous hypha/ascus

Component: Ascogenous hypha/ascus, mature

Mature septal pore simple with single central pore 1 Images
Mature septal pore occlusion occlusion a convex or biconvex band or more complex hemisphere 3 Images
Mature pore occlusion detailed structure hemispherical with radiating tubular elements 4 Images
Character Quality Good
Fixation permanganate or gluteraldehyde, osmium postfix
Study Complete No
Author Carroll, G.
Date 1967
Source Mycologia 59:527-532
Source of character Culture

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