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    • Zygomycota
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    • Mohos y parientes
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    • Zygote Fungi

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturalist39

Date

January 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturalist39

Date

January 10, 2016

Description

soil from soybean field baited with sesame seed

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturalist39

Date

January 9, 2016

Description

Soil collected from a cattail stand and baited with sesame seeds.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Zygote Fungi Phylum Zygomycota

Observer

edanko

Date

October 21, 2015

Description

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Photos / Sounds

What

Fly Death Fungus Entomophthora muscae

Observer

damontighe

Date

December 28, 2015 09:58 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Date

December 13, 2015 04:18 PM PST

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Observer

newtpatrol

Date

December 4, 2015 05:04 PM PST

Description

Didn't appear to be growing on dung, but it's possible that some was just hidden under leaves.

Photos / Sounds

What

Zygote Fungi Phylum Zygomycota

Observer

taogirl

Date

December 11, 2015

Description

I have no idea what this is but it was interesting looking

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Zygote Fungi Phylum Zygomycota

Observer

deissabake01

Date

November 3, 2015

Description

Brown bread, with moldy circles.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

beschwar

Date

December 9, 2015 11:07 AM CST

Description

Found on animal scat

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

deivyl

Date

November 3, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Zygomycota, or zygote fungi, is a phylum of fungi. The name comes from zygosporangia, where resistant spherical spores are formed during sexual reproduction. Approximately 1060 species are known. They are mostly terrestrial in habitat, living in soil or on decaying plant or animal material. Some are parasites of plants, insects, and small animals, while others form symbiotic relationships with plants. Zygomycete hyphae may be coenocytic, forming septa only where gametes are formed or to wall off...

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