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Laboulbeniales hyperparasitic fungi of bat flies: host specificity and patterns of speciation (3E022219)

This is a story about hyperparasitism: flies that live as parasites on bats in turn serve as hosts for small ectoparasitic fungi, the Laboulbeniales. Laboulbeniales fungi are microscopic, obscure, and understudied, even neglected by the mycological commun

Date:1 Nov 2019  →  Today
Keywords:Ectoparasites, Molecular phylogeny, Host specialization, Species delimitation, Multitrophic interactions