A eukaryotic organism that has cell wells, use spores to reproduce, and is a heterotroph that feeds by absorbing its food
The branching, threadlike tubes that make up the bodies of multicellular fungi.
A form of asexual reproduction of yeast in which a new cell grows out of the body of a parent.
The combination of a fungus and either an alga or an autotrophic bacterium that live together in a mutualistic relationship.
Tiny reproductive cells.
Roles of Fungus
decomposer, recyclers, foods, cause disease, fight disease and part of lichen.
Fungus-Plant Root Associations
The hyphae spread out underground and absorb water and nutrients from the soil for the plant.
Cells that have a nucleus
Organisms that can not make their own food.
An organism that breaks down wastes and dead organisms
The reproductive structure of a fungus that contains many hyphae and produces spores. Also known as the Cap.
structure that produces spores
Three groups of Fungi
Club, Sac and Zygote
Chemical that kills/slows growth of bacteria