basidiocarp

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the fruiting body of a basidiomycete which bears its spores on special cells

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Our results indicate that yield and the presence of the antioxidants selenium and ergothioneine in the basidiocarps may be enhanced through selected cultural practices.
According to Macaya-Lizano (1988) substrate with high N contents and, consequently, low C:N ratios, did not provide the total substratum colonization and did not allow appropriate basidiocarp production for Pleurotus spp.
Basidiocarps of Pleurotus nebrodensis was purchased from the institution of domestic fungus in Chengdu.
Most species of Basidiomycete fungi that produce large basidiocarps (mushrooms) serve as hosts for many families of Diptera with mycophagous species (Mycetophilidae, Sciaridae, Drosophilidae, Chloropidae, Phoridae, Cecidomyiidae, Tipulidae, etc.
The broom itself will die, and then pink, flower-like structures called basidiocarps will emerge from it.
stromaticum could reduce formation of fruiting bodies, or basidiocarps, of the witches'-broom fungus by 99 percent when brooms were in contact with the soil, and by 56 percent in brooms remaining on trees.