Classification
Within NatureWatch NZ

All Names

  • Korean
    • 블라스토클라디아균문
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 芽枝霉門
  • Scientific Names
    • Blastocladiomycota

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

No Creative Commons Flickr photos tagged "Blastocladiomycota"

Invite photos to NatureWatch NZ » View all photos tagged "Blastocladiomycota" on Flickr »
(not just Creative Commons-licensed)

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

daviswj

Date

January 11, 2017 03:23 PM EST

Description

Growing on a sesame seed floated in re-hydrated soil from a wetland near Carp lake, MI.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

daviswj

Date

September 17, 2016 03:28 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

daviswj

Date

May 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

daviswj

Date

April 6, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

lorella

Date

October 19, 2013 03:40 PM AKDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I found this amazing blasticladimycota on indian river road sitka ak !!!

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

daviswj

Date

April 4, 2012

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

This is a common chytrid in wet, organic soils. Human hair that has been treated with chloroform to remove lipids is the best substrate. After a few days, the characterisitic corn-cobish zoosporangia can be seen along the hair. After a week or so, the hair will turn appear to turn gray.
Attempts to culture this chytrid have failed; although, other labs have been sucessful. (I will try again in the future, and if my attempts are sucessful, I will update.)

View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

Blastocladiomycota is one of eight currently recognized phyla within the kingdom Fungi. Blastocladiomycota was originally the order Blastocladiales within the phylum Chytridiomycota until molecular and zoospore ultrastructural characters were used to demonstrate it was not monophyletic with Chytridiomycota. The order was first erected by Petersen for a single genus, Blastocladia, which was originally considered a member of the oomycetes. Accordingly, members of Blastocladiomycota are often referred to colloquially as “chytrids.” However,some feel “chytrid” chould refer only

No range data available.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software