Latest Cordyceps unilateralis Stories
A parasite that fights the zombie-ant fungus has yielded some of its secrets to an international research team led by David Hughes of Penn State University.
Tropical carpenter ants (Camponotus leonardi) live high up in the rainforest canopy.
Four new Brazilian species in the genus Ophiocordyceps have been published in the online journal PLoS ONE.
A study in the September issue of The American Naturalist describes new details about a fungal parasite that coerces ants into dying in just the right spotâ€”one that is ideal for the fungus to grow and reproduce.
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