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Mucor subtilissimus Oudem.

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Scientific name
Mucor subtilissimus
Author
Oudem.
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Chytrid, Zygomycete, Downy Mildew and Slime Mould
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Zygomycota
Class
Incertae sedis
Order
Mucorales
Family
Mucoraceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Leslie Freitas
Comments etc.
Leslie Freitas

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Colonies grow rapidly in BDA medium, at temperatures of 25 ° C, filling the entire Petri dish after five days, 9 cm with yellow back and reverse of the Petri dish. Sporangiophores with a width of 8 to 9.4 μm diam, erect and little branched. Sporangia measuring 60-75 μm diam, globose and multisporous, with a vitreous, yellow appearance, with a deliquescent wall. Globous to subglobous columelas 35 μm diam. Ellipsoidal sporangiospores measuring 5.2 × 2.4 μm with granular content inside. Chlamydospores and Zigosporangio absent.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range


Population and Trends

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Habitat and Ecology

Soil.


Threats


Conservation Actions


Research needed


Use and Trade


Bibliography

SCHIPPER, M. A. A. On certain species of Mucor with a key to all accepted species. Studies in Mycology, v. 25, p.1–53, 1990.


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

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