Fungi Life Cycle

https://videopress.com/v/WgCEaT69?preloadContent=metadata Key Notes: heterokaryotic - n+n ploidy in coenocytic hypha; a mix of two different haploid nuclei flowing throughout the fused mycelium dikaryotic - n+n ploidy in septate hypha; each cell has two different haploid nuclei Note: Fungi life cycle consists of asexual and sexual life cycle. plasmogamy - is a process where the cytoplasm … Continue reading Fungi Life Cycle

Fungi Anatomy and Lifestyle, Largest Organisms, Septate/Coenocytic Hypha

https://videopress.com/v/elqXp0Kd?preloadContent=metadata Key Notes: mycelium - the vegetative part of a fungus, consisting of a network of fine white filaments (hyphae) mushrooms - fruiting bodies that are often exposed above ground Note: The role of fruiting bodies are to spread spores for reproduction. hypha - each of the branching filaments that make up the mycelium of … Continue reading Fungi Anatomy and Lifestyle, Largest Organisms, Septate/Coenocytic Hypha

Introduction To Fungi

https://videopress.com/v/L1mIdpcW?preloadContent=metadata Key Notes: Fungi are any of a group of spore-producing organisms feeding on organic matter, including molds, yeast, mushrooms, and toadstools. Roles of fungi: decomposers, parasites, mutualists Plant cell walls are made of cellulose. Fungi cell walls are made of chitin. Fungi are closely related to animals than plants. Fungi are absorptive chemoheterotrophs meaning … Continue reading Introduction To Fungi