Bio_Def_Test_1_Chpt_20

Bio_Def_Test_1_Chpt_20 - Biology Terms Chapter 20 Ascus A...

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Biology Terms Chapter 20 Ascus A saclike case in which sexual spores are formed by members of the fungal division Ascomycota Basidiospore A sexual spore formed by members of the fungal division Basidimycota; produces basidiospores by meiosis Club Fungus A fungus of the division Basidiomycota, whose members (which include mushrooms, puffballs, and shelf fungi) reproduce by means of basidiospores Hypha A threadlike structure that consists of elongated cells, typically with many haploid nuclei; many hyphae make up the fungal body Imperfect Fungus A fungus of the division Deuteromycota; no species in this division has been observed to form sexual reproductive structures Lichen A symbiotic association between an algae or cyanobacterium and a fungus, resulting in a composite organism Mycelium The body of a fungus, consisting of a mass of hyphae Mycorrhizae A symbiotic relationship between a fungus and the roots of a land plant that facilitates mineral extraction and absorption Sac Fungus
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2009 for the course BIOL 1002 taught by Professor Pomarico during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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Bio_Def_Test_1_Chpt_20 - Biology Terms Chapter 20 Ascus A...

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