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Unravelling the diversity behind Ophiocordyceps unilateralis complex: Three new species of Zombie-Ant fungus from Brazilian Amazon

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Apr 3, 2014

João AraújoDavid P Hughes

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In Tropical forests, one of the most common relationships between parasites and insects occur between the parasitic fungus Ophiocordyceps (Ophiocordycipitaceae, Hypocreales, Ascomycota) and ants, especially attacking species within the tribe Camponotini. These fungus have the ability to...read more

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Hypocreales
Insecta
Ophiocordyceps unilateralis
Species
Plant Leaves
Parasites
Patient Discharge
Ants
ASCEND (veterinary product)
Ophiocordycipitaceae
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Unravelling the diversity behind Ophiocordyceps unilateralis complex: Three new species of Zombie-Ant fungus from Brazilian Amazon

bioRxiv

Apr 3, 2014

João AraújoDavid P Hughes

PMID: 990003806

DOI: 10.1101/003806

Abstract

In Tropical forests, one of the most common relationships between parasites and insects occur between the parasitic fungus Ophiocordyceps (Ophiocordycipitaceae, Hypocreales, Ascomycota) and ants, especially attacking species within the tribe Camponotini. These fungus have the ability to...read more

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Hypocreales
Insecta
Ophiocordyceps unilateralis
Species
Plant Leaves
Parasites
Patient Discharge
Ants
ASCEND (veterinary product)
Ophiocordycipitaceae
7
10

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