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Oomycete - Wikipedia


Oomycota or oomycetes form a distinct phylogenetic lineage of fungus-like eukaryotic microorganisms. They are filamentous, microscopic, absorptive organisms ...

Introduction to the Oomycota


"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 - MicrobeWiki


Aug 7, 2010 ... Oomycota is a phylum of filamentous protists containing over 500 species. The majority of these organisms are in the groups commonly known ...

Why are Phytophthora and other Oomycota not true Fungi?


The Oomycota or Peronosporomycota consist of more than 800 species that may be saprobic or parasitic on terrestrial or aquatic plants and animals.



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 ...

Oomycetes - Oomycota - Overview - Encyclopedia of Life


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 ...

Botany 201 Laboratory, Oomycota


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 | phylum of fungi | Britannica.com


Jul 15, 2009 ... Oomycota, phylum of fungi in the kingdom Chromista that is distinguished by its production of asexual reproductive cells, called zoospores.

Fungi Online: An Introduction to the Biology of Fungi - Oomycota ...


Sexual Sporulation in the Oomycota. Overview of the life cycle of fungi in the Oomycota: Life cycle of fungi in the Oomycota. SEXUAL SPORULATION involves  ...



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, ...