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687 clicks; posted to STEM » on 30 Nov 2022 at 9:50 AM (9 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2022-11-30 9:46:07 AM  
Whoever studied this must have been a fungi to be with.
 
2022-11-30 11:33:18 AM  
Neat.

Which ones are psychotropic, which ones have culinary value, and which ones will make you dead if you so much as look at them?
 
2022-11-30 12:27:59 PM  
"These bizarre fungi don't belong to any current classification of life"

Nothing in the article backs up the headline. The actual article is just about different looking fungi having a common genetic ancestor.

/garbage site is garbage
 
2022-11-30 1:02:23 PM  
Has a green ever been un-greened due to lack of interest?
 
2022-11-30 5:37:11 PM  
The lead author is not pleased with his work getting misrepresented.
https://twitter.com/TobySpribille/status/1595852486090588161

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BTW, Toby Spribille is the guy who debunked the the gospel that Lichen  = Algae species + Fungus species.
In the majority of cases a lichen includes 2 different fungal species.

https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/07/how-a-guy-from-a-montana-trailer-park-upturned-150-years-of-biology/491702/
How a Guy From a Montana Trailer Park Overturned 150 Years of Biology
July 21, 2016


// If I was asked whether "Spribille" was the name of a person or a fungus I would probably pick fungus.
 
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