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Noun1.Myxomycetes - the class of true slime molds; essentially equivalent to the division Myxomycota
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
division Gymnomycota, division Myxomycota, Gymnomycota, Myxomycota - slime molds; organisms having a noncellular and multinucleate creeping vegetative phase and a propagative spore-producing stage: comprises Myxomycetes and Acrasiomycetes; in some classifications placed in the kingdom Protoctista
acellular slime mold, myxomycete, plasmodial slime mold, true slime mold - a slime mold of the class Myxomycetes
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3]) Sample 1 Duplicate Sample algae - - Alternaria - - ascospores 75 225 basidiospores 633 633 Botrytis - - Cercospora - - Cladosporium 83 142 clear brown - - Curvularia - - Curvularia-Xike - - Dechslera/Bipolaris group - - Epicoccum - - Helicosporium / Helicomyces - - hyphal elements 8 - Monochaetia - - Nigrospora - - Oidium - - Penicillium/Aspergillus 150 83 group Peronospora - - smuts, Periconia, - - myxomycetes Torula - - unknown - - Total 949 1083 Table 6.
The plasmodium of the Myxomycetes is so sweet: the eyeless Prorhynchus has the dull color of the born-blind, and its proboscis stuffed with zoochlorellae solicits the oxygen of the Frontoniella antypyretica: he carries his pharynx in a rosette, a locomotive requirement, horned, stupid, and not at all calcareous .
Composition and Ecology of Myxomycetes in a Temperate Deciduous Forest of Southeastern Ohio.
The fossils are tiny swarm cells, a stage in the development of the fungus myxomycetes, also known as slime moulds.
Correlation of pH with assemblages of corticolous myxomycetes in big oak tree state park, missouri.
ABSTRACT--A survey of myxomycetes was conducted at three sites within Rutherford County, Tennessee, during September and October of 1989 and from April through mid-July 1990.