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Noun1.Zygomycota - division of fungi having sexually produced zygospores
division - (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum
class Zygomycetes, Zygomycetes - class of fungi coextensive with subdivision Zygomycota
division Eumycota, Eumycota - true fungi; eukaryotic heterotrophic walled organisms; distinguished from Myxomycota (funguslike slime molds): comprises subdivisions Mastigomycotina; Zygomycotina; Ascomycotina; Basidiomycotina; Deuteromycotina (imperfect fungi)
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Among them, four dominant phyla of molds were identified in elephant grass silage, including Chytridiomycota, Ascomycota, Zygomycota, and Basidiomycota.
In another investigation, the biodegradation of enrofloxacin by the zygomycota fungus Mucor ramannianus, common in soil and decomposing organic matter, was evaluated detecting as final products: N-oxidation, N-dealkylation, N-acetylation and the breaking of the piperazine ring [59].
The presence of 5% Glomeromycota was identified in KWTb and HBss remedies while 5% Zygomycota was found in KWTc remedy (Figure 2).
Open most introductory mycology books and you'll find that there are four major groups (phyla) of true fungi--Ascomycota, Basidiomycota, Chytridiomycota and Zygomycota [18,19].
Most of the entomopathogenic fungi are classified under the divisions of Ascomycota and Zygomycota. They have been effective in controlling many species of insects belonging to the genera Metarhizium, Beauveria, Trichoderma, Verticillium, Nomuraea, Entomophtora and Neozygites (Desphande, 1999).
Additionally, from the phylum Zygomycota, colonies from the genus Mucor (six isolates) of the class Zygomycetes were obtained.
It has emerged as one of the major lineages of the dissolved phylum Zygomycota (which, at the time, also included the now independent subphylum Mucoromycotina).
Molecular phylogeny of Zygomycota based on EF-1alpha and RPB1 sequences: limitations and utility of alternative markers to rDNA.
A similar performance in indoor dust was reconfirmed with an in silico restriction analysis of 91 ITS sequences from 38 fungal genera (Ascomycota, Basidiomycota, Zygomycota) using REPK v1.3 (Collins and Rocap 2007).
The kingdom fungi contains four phyla: Chytridiomycota, Zygomycota, Ascomycota, and Basidiomycota.
In vitro production of hyphae of the grasshopper pathogen Entomophaga grylli (Zygomycota: Entomophthorales): Potential for production of conidia.