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Definition of the noun saprolegniales
What does saprolegniales mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- order of chiefly aquatic fungi
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Saprolegniales: order Saprolegniales
- more generic term: fungus order = the order of fungi
- member of: class Oomycetes / Oomycetes = nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores
- member: genus Saprolegnia / Saprolegnia = aquatic fungi growing chiefly on plant debris and animal remains
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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 Membracidae Zygomycetes Entomophthorales Conidiobolus Entomophthorales infect Mitosporic fungi Hyphomycetes Acremonium Akanthomyces Aschersonia* Scale insects, whiteflies Aspergillus.
by Anil Kumar Mishra
Saprolegniales (water molds) – An order of the oomycota containing the aquatic or soil-dwelling fungus-like micro-organisms. Saprotrophic (saprophytic) – The mode of nutrition of a saprobe. Sapwood (alburnum) – The outer living xylem cells in a tree trunk, consisting of secondary xylem elements, parenchyma, and medullary rays, that are actively involved in water transport and food storage. Satellite DNA – See repetitive DNA. Savanna – Tropical grassland with scattered trees ...
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
Table 3 Plant pathogenic oomycetes Order Characteristics Saprolegniales Well- developed mycelium, zoosporangium is long and cylindrical Peronosporales ( family): Well-developed mycelium, zoosporangia oval or lemon-shaped Pythiaceae Sporangia borne on hyphae of indeterminate length Peronosporaceae Sporangia borne on hyphae of determinate length (downy mildew) Albuginaceae (white rust) Sporangia formed in chains on club-shaped sporangiophores of indeterminate ...
by Jill Bailey
Saprolegniales (water molds) An order of the OOMYCOTA containing aquatic or soil-dwelling funguslike microorganisms, e.g. the water mold, Saprolegnia, which may be saprobes or parasites. Some form mycelia; others are unicellular. saprophyte See saprobe. saprotrophic (saprophytic) The mode of nutrition of a SAPROBE. See decomposer. sapwood (alburnum) The outer living xylem cells in a tree trunk, consisting of secondary xylem elements, parenchyma, and medullary rays, ...
by James R. Pfafflin, Edward N. Ziegler
Saprolegniales are generally aquatic and have asexual spores on specialized mycelear structures. Only male gametes are motile. b) Peronosporales are generally terrestrial. Sporangia either produce asexual zoospores or may germinate directly to form hyphae. Both games are nonmotile. 4) Zygomycetes are terrestrial and have large and well developed mycelia and nonmotile spores. Asexual ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
grape Calepitrimerus vitus Abnormal growth, bunched foliage, injured flowers, short internodes Colmerus vitus Deformed bud clusters and leaves, erineum Phylum/ Order Genus Hosts Oomycota Lagenidiales Lagenidium mosquito larvae Saprolegniales Leptolegnia.
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