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Definition of the noun mastigomycotina

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noun - plural: -

  1. fungi in which the spores and gametes are motile; in some systems placed in the Phycomycetes group with the Zygomycota

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Google previewThe Fungi

by Dr. 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 ...

Google previewFungi 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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology (1998)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

The phylum Chytridiomycota, once considered a member of the Mastigomycotina, is now included with the Oomycota in the kingdom Protoctista. Within the Chytridiomycetes, Coelomomyces (order = Blastocladiales) is the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology and Environmental Management (2009)

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 ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

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.

Google previewOxford 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

Subphyla grouped under Eumycota are Ascomycotina, Basidiomycotina, Deuteromycotina, Mastigomycotina, and Zygomycotina.

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