Examples of Fungi


Pictures and Examples of FUNGI

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Chytridiomycota, more commonly known as Chytrids. They are mainly aquatic, and the only fungi with a flagellated stage of development.

Zygomycota, or Zygote Fungi. They are mainly terrestrial and often help plants absorb nutrients from the soil.

Ascomycota, or sac fungi. They vary in habbitat and complexity. The poisonous varieties of fungi are ascomycotas.

Basidiomycota, or club fungus. They decompose wood and plant matter, and are the most commonly seen fungi, such as the mushrooms you can buy in the grocery store.