Assembling the Fungal Tree of Life

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Phylum Subphylum Class Subclass Order Family Genus Species Anamorph
Ascomycota Taphrinomycotina Pneumocystidomycetes Pneumocystidomycetidae Pneumocystidales Pneumocystidaceae Pneumocystis carinii
AuthorityP. Delanoë & Delanoë



Sterol data

Cell type: (AS) asexual spore

Component: Sterol pathway

CharacteristicStateCodeImages
Cholesterol pathway present 1  
Sources
Fixation Adsorption column chromatography
Study Complete Yes
Author Kaneshiro, E.S.
Date 1998
Source Clinical Microbiology Reviews 1:27-41
Lit. Identifier Maritza Abril, 20 January, 2009
Substrate Rat lungs
Source of character Trophozoites

Cell type: (AS) asexual spore

Component: Sterol types

CharacteristicStateCodeImages
Cholest-5-enol (Cholesterol) present 1  
Sources
Fixation Adsorption column chromatography
Study Complete Yes
Author Kaneshiro, E.S.
Date 1998
Source Clinical Microbiology Reviews 1:27-41
Lit. Identifier Maritza Abril, 20 January, 2009
Substrate Rat lungs
Source of character Trophozoites

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