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Definition of the noun oomycetes
What does oomycetes mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores; sometimes classified as protoctists
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Oomycetes: class Oomycetes
- more generic word: class = a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
- member of: Mastigomycota / Mastigomycotina / subdivision Mastigomycota / subdivision Mastigomycotina = fungi in which the spores and gametes are motile
- order Saprolegniales / Saprolegniales = order of chiefly aquatic fungi
- order Peronosporales / Peronosporales = order of chiefly parasitic lower fungi: Albuginaceae and Peronosporaceae and Pythiaceae
- family Plasmodiophoraceae / Plasmodiophoraceae = family of fungi often causing hypertrophy in seed plants
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The Botanical Gazette (1906)
by John Merle Coulter, M.S. Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Joseph Charles Arthur
The most complete account of cell formation in the zoosporangia of the Oomycetes is that given for Saprolegnia and Achlya, although the behavior of the nuclei has not been thoroughly enough studied. The earliest workers in the study of ...
Oomycetes is the alternate name of (c) Puccinia D (d) Ustilago. C (a) Zygomycetes D (o) Phycomycetes a 46.
Oomycetes Colloquially called water molds, oomycetes are classified in the kingdom Chromista and are fungus-like eukaryotic Figure 3 Wheat spike showing the typical symptom of Fusarium head blight, a disease caused by the fungus ...
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
The oomycetes also contain the energy storage chemical mycolaminarin, a molecule that is also found in kelps and diatoms. As stramenopiles, the oomycetes share an evolutionary history with photosynthetic organisms and appear to have ...
by David Pimentel, Ph.D.
Coelomomyces Mosquitoes, Hemiptera Oomycetes Lagenidiales Lagenidium Mosquitoes Aphanomycopsis Oomycetes Saprolegniales Leptolegnia Eggs of midges Couchia Mosquitoes Zygomycotina Zygomycetes Mucorales Sporodiniella ...
The oomycetes and hyphochytrids, together with some marine flagellates, form part of the clade defined by Cavalier-Smith and Chao (2006) as the phylum ' Pseudofungi,' which is a sister to the photosynthetic chromistan (golden-brown) algae ...
by John M. Lackie
oomycetes. a carboxylic acid, creating a molecule with a carboxylic acid on both ends. The dicarboxylic acid product can enter the beta-oxidation pathway to be shortened at both ends of the molecule at the same time. Omenn syndrome A ...
by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth
see Oomycetes. Peronosporomycetidae M.W. Dick (2001), Oomycetes. See Oomycetes. Peronosporomycotina, see Oomycota. Petersenia Sparrow ( 1934) ...
by Carl A. Batt
The more familiar term 'Oomycetes,' with a wider compass than the class Peronosporomycetes, is taxonomically imprecise, involving argument regarding the definitions of oogamy and the use of oogamy in a taxonomic context. The class ...
by John Owen Edward Clark, William Hemsley
Cryptophyta Euglenophyta Phaeophyta Pyrrophyta Rhodophyta Xanthophyta Mycota Eumycotina Myxomycotina Ascomycetes Basidiomycetes Chytridiomycetes Deuteromycetes Hypochytridiomycetes Oomycetes Plasmodio- phoromycetes ...
by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro
Diatoms, golden algae and haptophytes Dinoflagellates Oomycetes Miscellaneous and unidentified chromista Liverworts Liverworts Mosses Mosses Hornworts (Anthocerotophyta) Lichens Lichens Horsetails, lycopodiums etc.
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