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Dikarya

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Dikarya is a subkingdom of Fungi that includes the divisions Ascomycota and Basidiomycota, both of which in general produce dikaryons, may be filamentous or unicellular, but are always without flagella. [1]

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Amanita pantherina

Amanita pantherina, also known as the panther cap and false blusher due to its similarity to the true blusher (Amanita rubescens), is a species of fungus found in Europe and Western Asia.

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Amoebozoa

Amoebozoa is a major taxonomic group containing about 2,400 described species of amoeboid protists, often possessing blunt, fingerlike, lobose pseudopods and tubular mitochondrial cristae.

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Animal

Animals are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia.

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Ascomycota

Ascomycota is a division or phylum of the kingdom Fungi that, together with the Basidiomycota, form the subkingdom Dikarya.

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Basidiomycota

Basidiomycota is one of two large divisions that, together with the Ascomycota, constitute the subkingdom Dikarya (often referred to as the "higher fungi") within the kingdom Fungi.

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Blastocladiomycota

Blastocladiomycota is one of the currently recognized phyla within the kingdom Fungi.

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Charles Edwin Bessey

Charles Edwin Bessey (21 May 1845 – 25 February 1915) was an American botanist.

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Choanozoa

Choanozoa (Greek: χόανος (choanos) "funnel" and ζῶον (zōon) "animal") is the name of a phylum of eukaryotes that belongs to the line of opisthokonts.

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Chytridiomycota

Chytridiomycota is a division of zoosporic organisms in the kingdom Fungi, informally known as chytrids.

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Cladogram

A cladogram (from Greek clados "branch" and gramma "character") is a diagram used in cladistics to show relations among organisms.

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David Hibbett

David Hibbett is an associate professor in biology at Clark University.

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Dikaryon

The dikaryon is a nuclear feature which is unique to some fungi.

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Entomophthoromycota

Entomophthoromycota is a fungus division.

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Evolution

Evolution is change in the heritable characteristics of biological populations over successive generations.

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Flagellum

A flagellum (plural: flagella) is a lash-like appendage that protrudes from the cell body of certain bacterial and eukaryotic cells.

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Fungus

A fungus (plural: fungi or funguses) is any member of the group of eukaryotic organisms that includes microorganisms such as yeasts and molds, as well as the more familiar mushrooms.

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Glomeromycota

Glomeromycota (informally glomeromycetes) is one of eight currently recognized divisions within the kingdom Fungi, with approximately 230 described species.

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Holomycota

Holomycota or Nucletmycea are a basal Opisthokont clade as sister of the Holozoa.

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Holozoa

Holozoa is a group of organisms that includes animals and their closest single-celled relatives, but excludes fungi.

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Hypha

A hypha (plural hyphae, from Greek ὑφή, huphḗ, "web") is a long, branching filamentous structure of a fungus, oomycete, or actinobacterium.

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Kickxellomycotina

Kickxellomycotina is a fungus grouping.

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Kingdom (biology)

In biology, kingdom (Latin: regnum, plural regna) is the second highest taxonomic rank, just below domain.

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List of fungal orders

This article lists the orders of the Fungi.

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Microsporidia

Microsporidia are a group of spore-forming unicellular parasites.

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Mold

A mold or mould (is a fungus that grows in the form of multicellular filaments called hyphae.

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Mucoromycotina

Mucoromycotina is a subdivision of Fungi of uncertain phylogenetic placement.

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Neocallimastigomycota

Neocallimastigomycota is a phylum containing anaerobic fungi, which are symbionts found in the digestive tracts of larger herbivores.

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Nucleariida

Nucleariida is a group of amoebae with filose pseudopods, known mostly from soils and freshwater.

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Opisthokont

The opisthokonts (Greek: ὀπίσθιος (opísthios).

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Phylogenetics

In biology, phylogenetics (Greek: φυλή, φῦλον – phylé, phylon.

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Phylum

In biology, a phylum (plural: phyla) is a level of classification or taxonomic rank below Kingdom and above Class.

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Taxon

In biology, a taxon (plural taxa; back-formation from taxonomy) is a group of one or more populations of an organism or organisms seen by taxonomists to form a unit.

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Taxonomy (biology)

Taxonomy is the science of defining and naming groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics.

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Teleomorph, anamorph and holomorph

In mycology, the terms teleomorph, anamorph, and holomorph apply to portions of the life cycles of fungi in the phyla Ascomycota and Basidiomycota.

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Thomas Cavalier-Smith

Thomas (Tom) Cavalier-Smith, FRS, FRSC, NERC Professorial Fellow (born 21 October 1942), is a Professor of Evolutionary Biology in the Department of Zoology, at the University of Oxford.

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Unicellular organism

A unicellular organism, also known as a single-celled organism, is an organism that consists of only one cell, unlike a multicellular organism that consists of more than one cell.

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Unikont

Unikonts or Amorphea are members of a taxonomic supergroup that includes the basal Amoebozoa and Obazoa.

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Zoopagomycotina

The Zoopagomycotina are a subdivision (incertae sedis) of the fungal division Zygomycota sensu lato.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dikarya

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