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Mycelium

Mycelium

(Science: microbiology) mass of hyphae that constitutes the vegetative part of a fungus (the conspicuous part in most cases is the fruiting body of fungi).


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Fungal Reproduction

... thing? 2. In conjunction with question #1, would those terms mean that the haploid parental nuclei are just clumped together in the dikaryotic mycelium? I am assuming that each + and - mating types are just lying side by side and have not fused together yet? 3. Basically, can karyogamy (n + ...

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by vertciel
Sun Apr 13, 2008 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Fungal Reproduction
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Views: 5886

Re: Common Mushroom Tissue

... is a transient stage(pardon the word, some fungi retain this stage for many years) in the sexual reproduction of a fungus. The fungus body, the mycelium, is haplod. Here is a nice picture of the life cycle of a fungus. From Biology 7th edition, Campbell and Reece

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by MrMistery
Mon Feb 25, 2008 1:35 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Common Mushroom Tissue
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Human Collembola Infestations

... and who had skin scrapings performed against control subjects. All 20 had the following findings in their skin scrapings: pollen, spores, hyphae, mycelium, algae and 18 had collembola. The controls were clear of all findings. The conclusions derived were that the symptoms were probably due to ...

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by genovese
Tue Jan 22, 2008 7:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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"Twenty questions"-biology game

I already said it is an insect, so: yes, people eat it (accidentally), no mycelium, fruiting body, yes, small, not large,

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by woolleyy
Wed Nov 28, 2007 12:26 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
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"Twenty questions"-biology game

do ppl eat it? does it have a mycelium and/or a fruiting body? is it small? is it large? is it an insect?

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by onexsoul
Wed Nov 28, 2007 12:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
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Views: 316388
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