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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 taxonomic… Expand
Simultaneous hermaphroditism in the marine shrimp Lysmata wurdemanni (Caridea: Hippolytidae): an undescribed sexual system in the decapod Crustacea
Abstract Simultaneous hermaphroditism with outcrossing, a previously unconfirmed sexual system in decapod crustaceans, is documented in the shrimp Lysmata wurdemanni (Gibbes), using time-lapse video… Expand
The simple-septate basidiomycetes: a synopsis
The simple-septate basidiomycetes comprise more than 8,000 species that show a high morphological and ecological heterogeneity. To gain insight in the phylogenetic relationships within this group, we… Expand
A phylogenetic hypothesis of Ustilaginomycotina based on multiple gene analyses and morphological data1
The subphylum Ustilaginomycotina comprises about 1500 species of basidiomycetous plant parasites. They are usually dimorphic, producing a saprobic haploid yeast phase and a parasitic dikaryotic… Expand
An overview of the higher level classification of Pucciniomycotina based on combined analyses of nuclear large and small subunit rDNA sequences.
In this study we provide a phylogenetically based introduction to the classes and orders of Pucciniomycotina (= Urediniomycetes), one of three subphyla of Basidiomycota. More than 8000 species of… Expand
Ectomycorrhizas involving sebacinoid mycobionts.
Nuclear ribosomal DNA sequences characteristic of Sebacinaceae were detected by direct amplification of DNA from field collected ectomycorrhizal samples. A study was undertaken to confirm the… Expand
Phylogeny of the Quambalariaceae fam. nov., including important Eucalyptus pathogens in South Africa and Australia
- Z. W. de Beer, D. Begerow, R. Bauer, G. Pegg, P. Crous, M. Wingfield
- Biology, Medicine
- Studies in mycology
- 1 May 2006
The genus Quambalaria consists of plant-pathogenic fungi causing disease on leaves and shoots of species of Eucalyptus and its close relative, Corymbia. The phylogenetic relationship of Quambalaria… Expand
Carex, subgenus Carex (Cyperaceae) – A phylogenetic approach using ITS sequences
- M. Hendrichs, F. Oberwinkler, D. Begerow, R. Bauer
- Plant Systematics and Evolution
- 26 March 2004
Abstract.To evaluate the sectional classification in Carex, subgenus Carex, the ITS region of 117 species belonging to 32 sections was analyzed with Neighbor Joining (NJ) and Markov chain Monte Carlo… Expand
Morphology and molecules: the Sebacinales, a case study
Morphological and molecular discrepancies in the biodiversity of monophyletic groups are challenging. The intention of this study was to find out whether the high molecular diversity in Sebacinales… Expand
The genome of the basal agaricomycete Xanthophyllomyces dendrorhous provides insights into the organization of its acetyl-CoA derived pathways and the evolution of Agaricomycotina
BackgroundXanthophyllomyces dendrorhous is a basal agaricomycete with uncertain taxonomic placement, known for its unique ability to produce astaxanthin, a carotenoid with antioxidant properties. It… Expand