To Overturn 150 Years of Biology

(Atlantic) – Ed Yong:

Toby Spribille has shown that largest and most species-rich group of lichens are not alliances between two organisms, as every scientist since Schwendener has claimed. Instead, they’re alliances between three. All this time, a second type of fungus has been hiding in plain view. …

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