Table 1

A, Spore volume increase of in vitro differentiated spores of G. irregulare over time (n = 25); B, Percent spore viability and percent spore germination of in vitro differentiated spores of G. irregulare over time (n = 25, for each selected age category)

Age of spores

Mean spore diameter/radius (μm)

Spore volume (mm3)

Viability (%)

Germination (%)


14 days

30.4/15.2

0.000015

90

0

30 days

64.2/32.1

0.000139

90

40

60 days

96/48

0.00046

90

38

90 days

105.7/52.8

0.00061

95

50


Marleau et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:51   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-51

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