Flashcards in Fungi Deck (12):
can only take its food from a live host.
eg. smuts diseases and fungi that causes mildew
can take food from a dead or living host
eg. soft rot in fruit
act as decomposers. material is digested and released and recycled.
common bread mould
aerial hyphae which allows fungi to spread more rapidly
fillaments or tubes in fungi
a mass of hyphae
hyphae that grow into substrate and increase surface area for absorption
wall at the base of the sporangium
tip at the end of a sporangiophore
hyphae that grow up from surface of substrate