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Hyphae

Hyphae

(Science: microbiology) The fine, branching tubes which make up the body (or mycelium) of a multicellular fungus.


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Curious about these fungi.

... some yeast like traits as far as the nuclear fission and budding, although they have some incredibly thick walls and there appears to be a lot of hyphae around as well, which could be some sort of interaction between different species. Any insight would help, as I've been trying to get more into ...

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by keeblur
Sat Feb 09, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Curious about these fungi.
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Mushrooms

The hyphae have much bigger mass than the mushrooms

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by JackBean
Mon Sep 17, 2012 5:34 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Mushrooms
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Views: 1444

Mushrooms

I don't think pulling mushrooms out of the ground has much effect on them, since like you said they have hyphae (="filaments") that grow under the ground. In many places the soil contains huge masses of fungal hyphae, so plucking few of the fruiting bodies does not ...

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by biohazard
Wed Sep 12, 2012 9:13 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Mushrooms
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Views: 1444

Fungal Contamination on jaggery

It does appear to be an Aspergillus sp. Did you observe septate hyphae and can you describe the colony in more detail?

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by JorgeLobo
Fri Feb 03, 2012 12:11 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Fungal Contamination on jaggery
Replies: 3
Views: 1393

The Backster Effect and Implications

... via pheromones, and she said no... Some fungi do emit pheromones but plants communicate more via carbohydrates in the root system and the hyphae of the fungus that connects one tree to another. I'd be interested in any other (credible) sources of research of this aim!

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by killmenow13041
Tue Nov 16, 2010 11:59 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: The Backster Effect and Implications
Replies: 10
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