ID#: 22193
This photomicrograph revealed some of the ultrastructural details exhibited by this dermatophytic fungal organism, which was a species of Arthroderma, labeled strain ARK-17. This was one of the organism’s cleistothecia, enclosed by a densely interwoven layer known as a peridium, composed of peridial hyphae, and containing numerous asci. See PHIL 22192, for another look at this entire cleistothecium.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Libero Ajello
Creation Date: 1964
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