ERIC Number: EJ322629
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Coprinus Cinereus: An Ideal Organism for Studies of Genetics and Developmental Biology.
Moore, David; Pukkila, Patricia J.
Journal of Biological Education, v19 n1 p31-40 Spr 1985
Ink-cap mushrooms can be easily grown in culture and provide students with ideal material for studying a wide range of biological problems. The life cycle is discussed extensively with hints for inoculating plates, staining, and isolating basidiospores. Exercises are easy, safe, and provide opportunity to demonstrate several microbiological techniques. (DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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