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pileus

[′pil·ē·əs]
(biology)
The umbrella-shaped upper cap of mushrooms and other basidiomycetous fungi.
(meteorology)
An accessory cloud of small horizontal extent, often cirriform, in the form of a cap, hood, or scarf, which occurs above or attached to the top of a cumuliform cloud that often pierces it; several pileus clouds fairly often are observed above each other. Also known as scarf cloud.
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However, the ability of top soil substrate (M1) to produce good stipe and pileus diameter and dry weight yield of the mushrooms agrees with the findings of Okhuoya and Etugo who reported loam soil (very similar to top soil) as the best for planting sclerotia, and that may be due to its high water holding capacity [17].
tuberregium stipe height and diameter; pileus diameter and fresh weight Treatment Stipe Stipe Pileus Fresh height diameter diameter weight M1 4.
The highest diameter of pileus was observed in mushroom grown on mango sawdust (7.
tsugae pileus significantly stimulated the mouse lymphocytes.
Davis rejected the first plan for the statue, a female Liberty with the symbolic pileus on her head.
In order to test the main and interactive effects of spawn grain, medium, oil type and rate of amendment, pileus and stipe diameter, stipe length and wet and dry weights of fruiting bodies were recorded and the data subjected to factorial analysis of variance [26].