Caption: Bracket fungus basidiocarp (fruiting body) lower surface showing generative hyphae (gill, spore producing). Bracket fungi form shelf-like fruiting bodies on elevated positions like rotting tree trunks. Reproductive spores are dispersed through pores in the surface of the brackets.
Magnification*: x70
Type: SEM
Copyright 2002 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 22084A,11.01.02,Basidiomycete,bracket fungus,fruiting body,fruiting structure,fungi,fungi and slime molds,fungus,gill,hypha,hyphae,mushroom,mycelia,mycelium,spore,spores,wood rotting,SEM