Lab Final Fungal Char/Groups

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Lab Final Fungal Characteristics Groups

Fungal Characteristics 1

eukaryotes multicellular
non-photosynthetic
form spores
cell walls are composed of chitin
reproduce both sexually and asexually

Fungal Characteristics 2

have hyphae -plural
have hypha -singular
fungi-plural
fungus-singular

Fungal roles

decomposers in the environment
cause many plant and animal diseases
fermentation

Fungi's contain:

yeasts
molds
mushrooms
cup fungi
lichens

Major groups of Fungi

Zygomycota
Ascomycota
Basidiomycota
Deuteromycota

Zygomycota

bread molds
produce zygospores-sexual
or sporangiospores-asexual

Ex of Zygomycota

Rhizopus nigricans
Mucor indicus

Ascomycota

sac fungi
produce ascospores: sexual
or conida: asexual
sepate hyphae
Dutch elm disease

Ex of Ascomycota

Saccharomyces cerevisiae
athlete's foot

Basidiomycota

club fungi-mushrooms
produce basidiospores-sexual
NO known Asexual stage!!
septate hyphae
wheat rust
corn smut

Ex: Basidiomycota

Amanita phalloides-lethal to eat

Parts of mushroom:3

stalk
cap
gills

Deuteromycota

Fungi imperfecti
septate hyphae
ringworm

Ex of Deuteromycota

Aureobasidium pullulans

Oomycetes

water molds
potato blight

Potato blight organism

Phytophora infestans

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