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A higher-level phylogenetic classification of the Fungi.
A comprehensive phylogenetic classification of the kingdom Fungi is proposed, with reference to recent molecular phylogenetic analyses, and with input from diverse members of the fungal taxonomicExpand
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Reconstructing the early evolution of Fungi using a six-gene phylogeny
The ancestors of fungi are believed to be simple aquatic forms with flagellated spores, similar to members of the extant phylum Chytridiomycota (chytrids). Current classifications assume thatExpand
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Cellular carbohydrate composition, DNA base composition, ubiquinone systems and Diazonium blue B color test in the genera Rhodosporidium, Leucosporidium, Rhodotorula and related basidiomycetous yeasts
The cellular carbohydrate composition of the whole cell hydrolysates, the DNA base composition, the ubiquinone systems, and the Diazonium Blue B (DBB) color test were examined in 108 strains of 61Expand
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Ascomycetous Yeasts and Yeastlike Taxa
Breadmaking and brewing are so common that mention of these processes immediately brings Saccharomyces cerevisiae to mind. The importance of this particular yeast is further underscored by its use asExpand
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Gluconacetobacter tumulicola sp. nov. and Gluconacetobacter asukensis sp. nov., isolated from the stone chamber interior of the Kitora Tumulus.
Six Gram-negative, rod-shaped, non-spore-forming bacterial strains were isolated from small holes on plaster walls of the stone chamber interior of the Kitora Tumulus in Asuka village, NaraExpand
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Mycobiota of the Takamatsuzuka and Kitora Tumuli in Japan, focusing on the molecular phylogenetic diversity of Fusarium and Trichoderma
In an effort to clarify the cause of the deterioration of the colorfully painted murals that adorn the inner walls of the small stone chambers in the Takamatsuzuka and Kitora Tumuli in Japan, weExpand
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Molecular assessment of fungi in ‘‘black spots’’ that deface murals in the Takamatsuzuka and Kitora Tumuli in Japan: Acremonium sect. Gliomastix including Acremonium tumulicola sp. nov. and
Unidentified black spots (or stains) appeared on the plaster walls of the Takamatsuzuka and Kitora Tumuli in the village of Asuka, Nara Prefecture, Japan. Public attention was drawn to theExpand
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Identity of the plasmodial slime mold Phytoceratiomyxa osmundae and the lectotypification of Taphrina osmundae, the basionym of Mixia osmundae
Phytoceratiomyxa osmundae, parasitic on fronds of Osmunda japonica var. sublancea in Taiwan, was described as a new genus and species in the Myxomycetes by Sawada in 1929. Our investigations on theExpand
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"Black particles", the major colonizers on the ceiling stone of the stone chamber interior of the Kitora Tumulus, Japan, are the bulbilliferous basidiomycete fungus Burgoa anomala
Integrated analysis of phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of 20 isolates of “black particles” (“Kuro-tsubu” in Japanese), that mainly appeared on the plaster wall of the ceiling tuff stoneExpand
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Electrophoretic Comparison of Enzymes as a Chemotaxonomic Aid Among Aspergillus Taxa: (2) Aspergillus Sect. Flavi
Polyacrylamide slab gel electrophoresis with specific staining for eight enzymes was used as a chemotaxonomic aid in comparing 41 isolates in Aspergillus subgen. Circumdati sect. Flavi. The eightExpand
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