Mushroom genetics

See:

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/03/110303120855.htm

Article reads: Among other things, they concluded that morels have been around for a lot, lot, longer than people have — true morels split off from all other fungal species 129 million years ago, during the beginning of the Cretaceous Period. Back then, mammals were primitive little things, dinosaurs still ruled the world and morels were kind of an afterthought.

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