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Definition of the noun mastigomycotina
What does mastigomycotina mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- fungi in which the spores and gametes are motile; in some systems placed in the Phycomycetes group with the Zygomycota
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonyms of Mastigomycotina: Mastigomycota / subdivision Mastigomycota / subdivision Mastigomycotina
- more generic word: division = taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum
- member of: division Eumycota / Eumycota = true fungi; eukaryotic heterotrophic walled organisms; distinguished from Myxomycota (funguslike slime molds): comprises subdivisions Mastigomycotina; Zygomycotina; Ascomycotina; Basidiomycotina
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Fungi and Allied Organisms (2005)
by P. D. Sharma
But the Mastigomycotina is a composite grouping, covering all fungi that form motile, flagellated spores-zoospores. Among others, it contains two important but unrelated classes, the Chytridiomycetes and Oomycetes, indeed the latter have ...
by Michael Allaby
Mastigomycotina (division *Eumycota) A subdivision of *fungi which form *motile (flagellated) cells called *zoospores. The subdivision contains 3 classes. mastigoneme A hair-like projection occurring along the length of a *flagellum. mast year ...
by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava
Reniform: Having the shape of kidney (used for the shape of zoospores in Mastigomycotina). Rennet Curd: Coaggulation of milk by the enzyme Rennin producing sweat curd. Rennin: An enzyme transforming the soluble casein into insoluble ...
by David Pimentel, Ph.D.
Aquatic ecosystems are predominately associated with the lower fungi ( Mastigomycotina, Zygo- mycotina), probably because these produce motile spores. Entomopathogenic fungi may be exerting a high level of control in long- lasting ...
Fungi may be classified into four major divisions: Mastigomycotina, Zygomycotina , Ascomycotina and Basidiomycotina (a fifth group, the rather heterogeneous Deuteromycotina or Fungi Imperfecti, comprises mainly Ascomycotina but its ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Mastigomycotina Mycology, a subdivision of fungi belonging to the division Eumycota. characterized by spores having flagella. mastigonemes Invertebrate Zoology, the delicate branching outgrowths along the flagellum of certain flagellates.
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
O Subdivisions Mastigomycotina ancl Zygomyco~ tina; formerly placed in a class Phycomycetes. phycomycosis /,fAIkeomAI'kaOSIs/ B noun [mass noun] Medicine &Veterinary Medicine infection with a parasitic fungus which affects the sinuses ...
Encyclopedia of Insects (2009)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
For example, species of the genera Coelomomyces and Lagenidium (subdivision Mastigomycotina) are aquatic and produce motile zoospores during reproduction , whereas members of the genera Metarhizium and Beauveria (subdivision ...
Subphyla grouped under Eumycota are Ascomycotina, Basidiomycotina, Deuteromycotina, Mastigomycotina, and Zygomycotina.
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Scrabble value of M3A1S1T1I1G2O1M3Y4C3O1T1I1N1A1
The value of this 15-letter word is 25 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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