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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style 6/13/11 Chapter 31 Fungi 6/13/11 Concept 31.1: Fungi are heterotrophs that feed by 6/13/11 Fungal Nutrition and Lifestyles Fungi are heterotrophs, but do not ingest their food Secrete exoenzymes into their surroundings that break down complex molecules Absorb smaller organic molecules Fungi exhibit diverse lifestyles Decomposers, a.k.a., saprotrophs 6/13/11 Body Structure The morphology of multicellular fungi enhances absorption of nutrients Fungi consists of hyphae that are grouped together into mycelia Most fungi have cell walls made of chitin 6/13/11 Some fungi have hyphae divided into cells by septa , with pores allowing cell-to- cell movement of materials. Coenocytic fungi lack septa 6/13/11 Clicker Question Which of the following is a job not performed by any fungi? Decomposer Parasite Predator Producer 6/13/11 Specialized Hyphae Some fungi have hyphae that allow them to capture animals and penetrate the tissues of their hosts Mycorrhizae are mutualisms between fungi and plant host Ectomycorrhizae- surrounds root cells Endomycorrhizae- extends hyphae through root-cell wall 6/13/11 Concept 31.2: Fungi produce spores through 6/13/11 Generalized Fungi Life Cycle 6/13/11 Sexual Reproduction...
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This note was uploaded on 06/13/2011 for the course BIOL 1202 taught by Professor Gregg during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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