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By S. Nilsson, A. Käärik, M. J. Keller, M. E. Kiffer, J. Perreau, M. O. Reisinger

The current atlas is addressed generally to those that, departing from diverse spheres of curiosity, are learning the dispersal of fungus spores within the air, like aero biologists, plant pathologists, clinical mycologists, allergologists, or these attracted to spore morphology as a taxonomic software. The progressively expanding curiosity in pollution difficulties has additionally stimulat­ ed investigations within the microbiological fraction of air pollution. over the last many years the research of microbial lifestyles within the surroundings has built to a different department of organic sciences - aerobiology of which the 1st reviews are from the top of the final century. in addition to pollen grains and spores of upper vegetation and micro organism, fungal diaspores give a contribution a continuing and sub­ stantial a part of the airborne microorganisms. equipment for learning airborne spores are defined and severely mentioned by way of e. g. Dimmick and Akers (1969), Ingold (1971) and Gregory (1973). the particular content material of fungus spores within the air is due to the advanced approaches, all of that are influ­ enced through exterior elements in numerous methods. The impact of the several meteorological components on spore formation, liberation, shipping and deposi­ tion is largely mentioned by means of Ingold and Gregory. There are significant problems in selecting indifferent fungus spores visually. The taxonomy of the fungi is usually in line with the ontogeny of the spores which can't be by means of exam of unmarried spores within the air. The conidial improvement in Deuteromycotina and constitution of conidiopho­ res are excellently defined and illustrated by way of Cole and Samson (1979).

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Atlas of Airborne Fungal Spores in Europe

The current atlas is addressed commonly to people who, departing from diversified spheres of curiosity, are learning the dispersal of fungus spores within the air, like aero biologists, plant pathologists, scientific mycologists, allergologists, or these attracted to spore morphology as a taxonomic device. The progressively expanding curiosity in pollution difficulties has additionally stimulat­ ed investigations within the microbiological fraction of air toxins.

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SEM x 1500 40 17 Phragmidium tuberculatum J. Mueller Eumycota . Basidiomycotina . Teliomycetes . U redinales . Pucciniaceae Teliospore with seven cells, a hyaline distal append ice and a long pedicel. LM x 2000 Teliospores ornamented with irregular verrucose tubercles and with enlarged pedicel at the base. SEM x 2700 41 18 Puccinia graminis Persoon Eumycota · Basidiomycotina . Teliomycetes . Uredinales . Pucciniaceae An aeciospore. LM x 2000 Uredospores in different foci. The uredospore on the left in high focus , the other in optical cross-section.

SEM x 8000 27 5 Mortierella ramanniana (Moeller) Linnemann Eumycota· Zygomycotina . Mucorales· Mortierellaceae A group of spherical to broadly elliptical minute sporangiospores. LM x 1000 •• A group of sporangiospores showing spore wall ornamentation. Dense warts and spines in a net-like configuration. SEM x 15,000 28 6 Rhizopus rhizopodiJormis (Cohn) Zopf Eumycota · Zygomycotina . Mucorales · Mucoraceae o 00 o A group of hyaline spiny sporangiospores. LM x 850 Details of the exosporial ornamentation of a sporangiospore.

Teliomycetes . Uredinales . Melampsoraceae Aeciospores in different foci . To the left, an aeciospore in high focus, to the right, another one in optical cross-section. LM x 2000 An aeciospore with densely crowded cylindrical pillars. SEM x 3000 Detail of the stratified pillars with irregularly nodulose top. SEM x 18,000 39 17 Phragmidium tubercula tum J. Mueller Eumycota . Basidiomycotina . Teliomycetes . Uredinales . Pucciniaceae Uredospores in different foci . To the left an uredospore in high focus, the other in optical crosssection.

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