Discharge papilla development in the phycomycete Allomyces

Abstract

The process of discharge papilla (DP) formation in Allomyces macrogynus was studied by light and electron microscopy. The plug of the DP was first deposited between the plasmalemma and the wall of the zoosporangium (ZS). The wall above the plug subsequently was eroded away. Deposition of a new inner wall layer in the sporangium held the plug in place and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00429334

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