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  • Korean
    • 접합균문
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 接合菌門
  • Scientific Names
    • Zygomycota
  • Spanish
    • Mohos y parientes
  • English
    • Zygote Fungi

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

brianw

Date

June 26, 2016 05:34 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jaykeller

Date

January 8, 2017 10:25 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

January 5, 2017 10:12 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

January 5, 2017 10:01 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

daviswj

Date

January 4, 2017 05:04 PM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

soil taken from a stand of popular trees from beneath the leaf litter. Incubated on a weak corn meal agar plate for ~1 month

Photos / Sounds

What

Pin Molds Order Mucorales

Observer

eraskin

Date

December 26, 2016

Description

Some kind of fungus or slime mold growing on a rotting stump.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gbentall

Date

January 1, 2017 01:26 PM PST

Description

On dog feces

Photos / Sounds

Observer

robberfly

Date

December 31, 2016 02:26 PM PST

Description

Hands Down one of Cooler-Moments of the Day! All @catchang " What is that?!?" Thanks @damontighe and @lflint in the field... My first " Pin Mold"

Photos / Sounds

Observer

catchang

Date

December 31, 2016 02:25 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Fly Death Fungus Entomophthora muscae

Observer

damontighe

Date

December 31, 2016 02:56 PM PST

Description

78 and 78.5 inches off the ground

There is a degree of irony that these 2 fruit flies decide to die on the one tenants door frame who has a giant fly on their door. Fly decoys apparently work.

Photos / Sounds

What

Fly Death Fungus Entomophthora muscae

Observer

damontighe

Date

December 31, 2016 02:58 PM PST

Description

76.5 inches off the ground

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

ncowey

Date

December 29, 2016 03:20 PM CST
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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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