Unambiguous identification of fungi: where do we stand and how accurate and precise is fungal DNA barcoding?True fungi (Fungi) and fungus-like organisms (e.g. Mycetozoa, Oomycota) constitute the second largest group of organisms based on global richness estimates, with around 3 million predicted species. Compared to plants and animals, fungi have simple body plans with often morphologically and ecologically obscure structures. This poses challenges for accurate and...
Lücking, Robert ; Aime, M. Catherine ; Robbertse, Barbara ; Miller, Andrew N. ; Ariyawansa, Hiran A. …