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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Production purification and partial enzymatic and molecular characterization of a laccase from the wood-rotting ascomycetes Xylaria polymorpha. Enzy.
[[dagger], [double dagger]] Xylaria longiana Rehm [[double dagger], NR] Xylaria longipes Nitschke [[double dagger], NR] Xylaria mali Fromme [[double dagger], NR] Xylaria polymorpha (Pers.) Grev.