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
One of the groups of organisms that cause many serious plant diseases has long
been known as the Oomycota or oomycetes, traditionally classified in the ...
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 ...
The Oomycota (or Peronosporomycetes) is a group that includes more than 800
species that may be saprobic or parasitic on terrestrial or aquatic plants 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
Illustrated outline of the classification and economic significance of the
Chytridiomycota and Oomycota.
Domain: Eukarya. Kingdom: Stramenopila. Phylum: Oomycota. Class: Oomycetes
*. Order: Peronosporales. Family: Pythiaceae. Genus: Phytophthora. Species: ...
Oomycota definition, the oomycetes considered as belonging to the phylum
Oomycota of the kingdom Fungi. See more.