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Definition of the noun oomycetes

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noun - plural: -

  1. nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores; sometimes classified as protoctists

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Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewComprehensive Objective Biology

Oomycetes is the alternate name of (c) Puccinia D (d) Ustilago. C (a) Zygomycetes D (o) Phycomycetes a 46.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (2014)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology (2016)

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 ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (2012)

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 ...

Google previewAinsworth & Bisby's Dictionary of the Fungi (2008)

by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth

see Oomycetes. Peronosporomycetidae M.W. Dick (2001), Oomycetes. See Oomycetes. Peronosporomycotina, see Oomycota. Petersenia Sparrow ( 1934) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

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 ...

Google previewThe Rosen Comprehensive Dictionary of Biology (2007)

by John Owen Edward Clark, William Hemsley

Cryptophyta Euglenophyta Phaeophyta Pyrrophyta Rhodophyta Xanthophyta Mycota Eumycotina Myxomycotina Ascomycetes Basidiomycetes Chytridiomycetes Deuteromycetes Hypochytridiomycetes Oomycetes Plasmodio- phoromycetes ...

Google previewDictionary of Marine Natural Products with CD-ROM (2007)

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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