Flashcards in Module 4 Vocabulary Deck (20)
Digestion that takes place outside the cell.
The part of a fungus responsible for extracellular digestion and absorption of digested food.
A filament of fungal cells.
A hypha that is imbedded in the material on which the fungus grows.
A hypha that is not imbedded in the material on which the fungus grows.
Specialized aerial hyphae that produces to make more filaments.
An aerial hypha that asexually reproduces to make more filaments.
A type of parasitic fungus that enters the host's cells absorbing nutrition directly from the cytoplasm.
A chemical that provides both toughness and flexibility .
A thin covering of a tissue.
The anaerobic breakdown of sugars into smaller molecules.
A zygote surrounded by a hard, protective covering.
The result of sexual reproduction when each parent contributes half of the DNA necessary for the offspring.
A chemical secreted by a living organism that kills or reduces the reproduction rate of other organisms.
Form sexual spores on clublike basidia.
Form sexual spores in saclike asci.
Form sexual spores where hyphae fuse.
Form spores with flagella.
Fungi with no known method of sexual reproduction.