Unformatted text preview: and basidiospores. How many spores are normally attached to each basidium? Examine members of the pore fungi on display. This group includes shelf and bracket fungi. Note how the fertile lower region is organized into pores rather than on gills. Basidia line the insides of the pores. Sketch a representative from this group to the right. Can you think of an external morphological feature that would separate the mushrooms and bracket fungi? D-2. Class Gasteromycetes: In this class, basidia and basidiospores are borne in a basidiocarp, rather than on a basidiocarp, as in the Class Hymenomycetes. Representatives include puffballs, earthstars, stinkhorns and birdsnest fungi. Examine demonstration material of various gasteromycetes and sketch some typical members in the space below....
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- Fall '11
- Biology, Mushroom, Basidiomycota, gills, (gills).