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Fungal growth emerging from and insideCamponotusspecies infected withO. unilateralis s.l.. (A-B) Fungal growth emerging from C. castaneus (A) and C. americanus (B) cadavers upon injection with O. unilateralis s.l. 9+ days after infection. (C-D) Microscopic pictures at a magnification of 20x (C) and 40x (D) of fungal blastospores observed in the abdomens of C. pennsylvanicus cadavers that were injected with O. unilateralis s.l. hyphal material. No fungal growth was observed emerging from C. pennsylvanicus cadavers.

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de Bekker et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2014 14:166   doi:10.1186/s12862-014-0166-3