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Table 1 Examples for the use of italics and roman type

From: Setting scientific names at all taxonomic ranks in italics facilitates their quick recognition in scientific papers

Name Notes
Fungi Kingdom (monophyletic)
fungi All organisms that are fungi in a morphological or physiological sense (polyphyletic)
Oomycota Phylum
oomycetes Any organism belonging to the Oomycota
Phoma Genus
phoma-like Any organism with characteristics of Phoma
agaric Mushroom with umbrella-like pileus and lamellae
Agaricus The genus of the button mushroom