teliospore formation

id: GO:0075255
name: teliospore formation
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The set of processes leading to the formation of a thick-walled resting or over-wintering spore produced by the rust fungi (Uredinales) and smut fungi (Ustilaginales) in which karyogamy occurs.

Parent Functions

GO:0043936asexual sporulation resulting in formation of a cellular spore