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Rhizopus stolonifer, fungus    The sample (mold of bread) was critical point…

Rhizopus stolonifer Rhizopus stolonifer, or black bread mold, was critical point dried and sputtered with Au/Pd. One of its sporangia is visualized here at magnification. stolonifer is a widely distributed thread-like Mucoralean mold.


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