Spatial distribution and genetic relationships among individuals in a natural population of the oyster mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Journal Article

Spatial distribution of 60 heterokaryons in a natural population of Pleurotus ostreatus was examined through study of their somatic incompatibility interactions and analysis of mating compatibility factors. Results implicate basidiospore dispersal as a primary mechanism for dikaryon establishment. -from Authors

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kay, E; Vilgalys, R

Published Date

  • 1992

Published In

  • Mycologia

Volume / Issue

  • 84 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 173 - 182