Sierra College Department of Biological Sciences

Sierra College Biological Sciences'
Microscopic Slide Collection and Associated Images


Morchella (c.s.)


Photomicrograph of Morchella showing cross-section through cap with linear asci containing sexual ascospores. Magnification: 100x.

A photomicrograph of a prepared slide showing a cross section through the cap of Morchella, with ascospores contained within linear sac-like asci, magnified 100x. Each linear, sac-like ascus contains eight ascospores that appear as red, purple or yellowish ovals.


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