Putting the waste out: a proposed mechanism for transmission of the mycoparasite Escovopsis between leafcutter ant colonies

Juliana O. Augustin, Talitta G. Simoes, Jan Dijksterhuis, Simon L. Elliot, Harry C. Evans

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12 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
JournalRoyal Society Open Science
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2017


  • attine ants
  • Escovopsis
  • horizontal transmission
  • Leucoagaricus
  • phoresy
  • spore dormancy

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