Skip to main content

Free Content Ascus Development and Spore Discharge in Leptosphaeria Discors, A Marine and Brackish-Water Fungus

Download Article:
 Download
(PDF 475.861328125 kb)
 
Ascus maturation and spore discharge are described for the marine and brackish-water fungus Leptosphaeria discors. The mature ascus is bitunicate. Circumscissile rupture of the ectoascus occurs to free the extensile endoascus. A thimble-shaped cap is cast off from the ectoascus and the endoascus elongates through the subsequent fissure. Spore discharge is simultaneous rather than successive, and occurs normally in seawater.

6 References.

No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 1956-01-01

More about this publication?
  • The Bulletin of Marine Science is dedicated to the dissemination of high quality research from the world's oceans. All aspects of marine science are treated by the Bulletin of Marine Science, including papers in marine biology, biological oceanography, fisheries, marine affairs, applied marine physics, marine geology and geophysics, marine and atmospheric chemistry, and meteorology and physical oceanography.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more