Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • English
    • Sac Fungi
  • Scientific Names
    • Ascomycota
    • Ascomycetes
  • Spanish
    • Hongos de saco, levaduras y parientes

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

3141098637_42aa97e5f0_sMagnifier 3141098637_42aa97e5f0_sMagnifier 8447520890_2cc56cd7d9_sMagnifier 3396978082_d1fe222090_sMagnifier 3836101271_0a99943787_sMagnifier 2225376753_663be1d8d4_sMagnifier 154032571_7dda5bb8bf_sMagnifier 3836101345_c94d34094e_sMagnifier 2188418741_e7e9d25b87_sMagnifier 3540075846_547317fac6_sMagnifier 1635393596_007277ca44_sMagnifier 4056859063_bbedb2eb64_sMagnifier 3068960301_a56017eafe_sMagnifier 3204979437_1924034f94_sMagnifier 3185652078_81362d4e00_sMagnifier 2361863691_a509c1ab2f_sMagnifier 3014185289_928740db81_sMagnifier 416654284_685422117b_sMagnifier 111202600_bbd5e8acbd_sMagnifier 6333571_40af81555d_sMagnifier
Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Ascomycota."
Invite photos to iNat » View all photos tagged "Ascomycota" on Flickr »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2014 07:53 AM EDT

Description

Dying elm--premature leaf fall, bare branches

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

June 17, 2009 01:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

October 30, 2010 11:27 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2014 08:35 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

February 23, 2013 10:25 AM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 22, 2012 02:28 PM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 19, 2012 02:09 PM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

June 17, 2009 01:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 11, 2010 10:43 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

March 20, 2010 11:23 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

April 10, 2010 10:42 AM EDT

Place

adamant vt (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2014 08:55 AM EDT
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

Ascomycota is a Division/Phylum of the kingdom Fungi that, together with the Basidiomycota, form the subkingdom Dikarya. Its members are commonly known as the sac fungi. They are the largest phylum of Fungi, with over 64,000 species. The defining feature of this fungal group is the "ascus" (from Greek: ἀσκός (askos), meaning "sac" or "wineskin"), a microscopic sexual structure in which nonmotile spores, called ascospores, are formed. However, some species of the Ascomycota are asexual, meaning...

No range data available.