Influence of ultraviolet radiation on the colony formation of Fomes annosum (Fr.) Cooke diaspores suspended in water

Authors: Kallio, Tauno
Journal: Karstenia, Volume 14 (1974), pages 5-8.
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Abstract:  F. annosus diaspores suspended in water were exposed to ultraviolet radiation, wavelength 365 nm. Colony formation of the diaspores was reduced in exponential response to the ultraviolet radiation. The colony formation of basidiospores declined more than that of asexual diaspores.