A fungus is any member of the group of eukaryotic organisms that includes
unicellular microorganisms such as yeasts and molds, as well as multicellular
fungi that produce familiar fruiting forms kno...
Types of Fungi The 100000 identified species of organisms commonly classed
together as fungi are customarily divided into four phyla, or.
View videos and photos of 50 of the most popular fungi (including lichens) in
nature. ... to desert environments, Ramalina maciformis grows in four main forms.
The four types of fungi, which correspond to the four major phyla of the kingdom
fungi, include Ascomycota, Basidiomycota, Zygomycota and Deuteromycota.
Apr 18, 2013 ... A collection of some of the most fascinating looking fungi in the world, ... where it
forms mycorrhizal associations with a broad range of trees.
Dec 2, 2014 ... Fungi are everywhere. There are approximately 1.5 million different species of
fungi on Earth, but only about 300 of those are known to make ...
There are literally thousands of different kinds of fungi. Two hundred thousand
species have been identified world wide and there are likely to be well over a ...
Fungi with sporophores (fruiting bodies) large enough to be readily visible will
usually belong to one of two main groups. The Basidiomycetes or the ...
Mushrooms are the spore-producing structures of some fungi. A mushroom
consists of a stalk and a cap, and in most species the spores are formed on gills.
The Fungus Kingdom is often but not always divided into seven phyla (
sometimes called divisions -- see our "Pigeon-Holing" page), as shown at the