Xylaria polymorpha

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Noun1.Xylaria polymorpha - the fruiting bodies of the fungi of the genus Xylaria
genus Xylaria, Xylaria - type genus of Xylariaceae; fungi with perithecia in the upper part of erect black woody stromata
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
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2007) found that the highest activity of Xylaria polymorpha laccase enzyme was observed between 55[degrees] and 60[degrees]C.
The induction of antagonism lines (zone lines) has been achieved with monocultures by means of the species Xylaria polymorpha (Pers.
Sin embargo, para el Valle del Cauca solo hay reportes de Xylaria polymorpha (Bolanos & Cadavid, 2010), lo que muestra el desconocimiento del genero en esta region.