Physiology and fine structure of sporangiospore germination in Piptocephalis unispora prior to infection

@article{Jeffries2004PhysiologyAF,
  title={Physiology and fine structure of sporangiospore germination in Piptocephalis unispora prior to infection},
  author={P. Jeffries and T. Young},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={107},
  pages={99-107}
}
Germination of the sporangiospore of Piptocephalis unispora Benjamin, observed by means of light and electron microscopy, involved the formation of a new inner wall which became continous with the inner layer of the wall of the germ tube. The outer wall layer of the germ tube was continous with the original inner wall layer of the dormant spore. Preliminary details of appressorium structure were noted. Nutritional experiments indicated that sporangiospores required external sources of… Expand
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