Oomycota or oomycetes form a distinct phylogenetic lineage of fungus-like
eukaryotic microorganisms. They are filamentous, microscopic, absorptive
"Oomycota" means "egg fungi," and refers to the large round oogonia, or
structures containing the female gametes, as shown in this picture of the common
Oomycota, phylum of fungi in the kingdom Chromista that is distinguished by its
production of asexual reproductive cells, called zoospores. Zoospores move ...
Members of the Oomycota (pronounce both o's as you would in the common
expression 'oh oh!') are all distinguished by their production of oogonia and ...
Feb 19, 2013 ... The life cycles of the Oomycota generally are eucarpic, but some may be
holocarpic. Details of the life histories can best be seen in Figure 3, ...
There are two important phyla (divisions) of water molds, the chytrids (
Chytridiomycota) and the oomycetes (Oomycota). The chytrids live in salt- and
Oomycota. Division: Oomycota. The division Oomycota, unlike the
Chytridiomycota, is a group of aquatic fungi that have cell walls composed of
cellulose and a ...
Oomycota definition, the oomycetes considered as belonging to the phylum
Oomycota of the kingdom Fungi. See more.
Domain: Eukarya. Kingdom: Stramenopila. Phylum: Oomycota. Class: Oomycetes
*. Order: Peronosporales. Family: Pythiaceae. Genus: Phytophthora. Species: ...
Illustrated outline of the classification and economic significance of the
Chytridiomycota and Oomycota.