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Flashcards in Fungi Deck (12):
1

Obligate parisites

can only take its food from a live host.
eg. smuts diseases and fungi that causes mildew

2

Facultative Parasites

can take food from a dead or living host
eg. soft rot in fruit

3

Saprophytic

act as decomposers. material is digested and released and recycled.

4

Rhizopus

common bread mould

5

Stolon

aerial hyphae which allows fungi to spread more rapidly

6

Hyphae

fillaments or tubes in fungi

7

mycellium

a mass of hyphae

8

rhizoids

hyphae that grow into substrate and increase surface area for absorption

9

columella

wall at the base of the sporangium

10

sporangium

tip at the end of a sporangiophore

11

sporangiophore

hyphae that grow up from surface of substrate

12

budding

how yeast reproduces