Deuteromycetes

David Geiser dgeiser at mendel.berkeley.edu
Sat Nov 2 12:01:19 EST 1996


In article <55fgab$3geg at news.doit.wisc.edu> Kelly Patrice Collins,
kpcollin at students.wisc.edu writes:

> The structure "analagous to a cleistothecium" (and, yes, for all you 
>anal types, I mean "similar in function but not in evolutionary 
>origin")in the deutermycetes seems to be a papulospore.

You'll have to explain how a papulaspore is similar in function
to a cleistothecium.

(and if concern about distinguishing analogy from homology makes
one anal,  sign myself and every other evolutionary biologist up
for Freudian dream therapy).


Dave Geiser



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