In Basidiomycota a clamp connection is a hook-like bridge formed by a growing hyphal cells. Each cell, or segment of hypha separated by septa (cross walls), receives a set of different nuclei resulting in dikaryotic mycelium.
Adapted from: Tronsmo, A.M., Collinge, D.B., Djurle, A., Munk, L., Yuen, J. and. Tronsmo, A. 2020 Plant pathology and plant diseases. CABI, Wallingford.
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