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Unit 1, Lecture 6
What is the kingdom closest to animals?
What supergroup are fungi a part of?
What are the three types of fungi?
What are mycelium?
a network of hyphae that surround and infiltrate material on which fungus feeds
What are hyphae?
tubular filaments, their cell wall contains chitin
What is the purpose of penicillin?
to inhibit transpeptidation (formation of cross-links in peptidoglycan)
What are the 5 types of fungi?
Chytrids, Zygomycetes, Glomeromycetes, Ascomycetes, Basidiomycetes
What type of fungi is penicillin?
What are haustoria?
specialized hyphae that penetrate root cell wall