Assembling the Fungal Tree of Life

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Phylum Subphylum Class Subclass Order Family Genus Species Anamorph
Zoopagomycota Kickxellomycotina Kickxellales Kickxellaceae Linderina pennispora
AuthorityRaper & Fennell



Septum / Pore Cap

Cell type: (XN) mycelium of unknown nuclear status

Component: Hypha excluding ascogenous hypha/ascus

CharacteristicStateCodeImages
Uniperforate septa a single central pore 1 Images
Uniperforate septal pore margin with lenticular cavity (bifurcate) 4 Images
Protruding non-membrane-bound bodies associated with septal pore(s) absent 0 Images
Membrane-bound bodies associated with septal pore(s) absent 0 Images
Membranous structures associated with septal pore(s) absent 0 Images
Non-membrane-bound, electron-dense bodies associated with septal pore(s) absent 0 Images
Septal pore occlusion thickened non-membranous plate (flattened disc, biumbonate, or irregular) 4 Images
Organelle trafficking organelle trafficking absent 0 Images
Woronin body type Woronin bodies absent 0 Images
Septal pore cap basic structure pore cap absent 0 Images
Detailed structure of elaborated septal pore cap elaborated cap absent 0 Images
Detailed structure of simple septal pore cap simple cap absent 0 Images
Saccules of elaborated pore cap lined with external electron-dense layer absent 0  
Substructure of pore cap absent 0  
Zone of organelle exclusion at pore absent 0 Images
Pore cap enclosed by endoplasmic reticulum absent 0 Images
Multiperforate septum multiperforate septum absent 0 Images
Sources
Notes In aerial hyphae; biumbonate pore plug uniformly electron dense and with associated vesicles.
Character Quality Good
Fixation formaldehyde and glutaraldehyde with osmium postfix
Study Complete Yes
Author Benney, G.L. and Aldrich, H.C.
Date 1975
Source Can. J. Bot. 53: 2325-2335
Other Sources Sporangiophore septum: Moss, S.T. and Young, T.W.K. (1978) Mycologia 70: 944-963
Culture collection RSA
Culture no. 3
Source of character Culture from holotype

Sterol data

Cell type: (AS) asexual spore

Component: Sterol pathway

CharacteristicStateCodeImages
Ergosterol pathway present 1  
Sources
Fixation Gas-liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry
Study Complete Yes
Author Weete, J.D., and Laseter, J.L.
Date 1973
Source Lipids 9:575-581
Lit. Identifier Maritza Abril, 4 February, 2009
Culture collection NIU
Culture no. 100
Source of character Culture

Cell type: (AS) asexual spore

Component: Sterol types

CharacteristicStateCodeImages
Ergost-7-enol (Fungisterol) present 1  
Sources
Fixation Gas-liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry
Study Complete Yes
Author Weete, J.D., and Laseter, J.L.
Date 1973
Source Lipids 9:575-581
Lit. Identifier Maritza Abril, 4 February, 2009
Culture collection NIU
Culture no. 100
Source of character Culture

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