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Term:
appressorium formation (GO:0075016)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
appressorium formation +  
The process in which a swollen, flattened portion of a symbiont filament is formed on or near its host organism, to adhere to and for the purpose of penetrating the host surface.
formation of appressorium germ tube hook structure +  
haustorium mother cell formation +  
haustorium neck formation +  
hyphopodium formation +  
infection cushion formation +  
penetration hypha formation +  
penetration peg formation +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: appressorium formation for entry into host, on or near host ;   formation of an appressorium by symbiont on or near host
Related Synonyms: appressorium formation on or near host
Definition Sources: GOC:pamgo_curators

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