Synonym and Classification Data for Pilobolus spp.
This genus is a zygomecetous mould.
Notes on this Genus
Members of this genus have the interesting ability to (E):shoot a black sporangium. Interestingly, the timing and direction of the firing process is directed by sunlight!
Species in this genus
- Pilobolus crystallinus
- Pilobolus kleinii
- Pilobolus umbonatus