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Name: Classifications of Fungi
ID: m44625
Language: English (en)
Summary: By the end of this section, you will be able to:
  • Classify fungi into the five major phyla
  • Describe each phylum in terms of major representative species and patterns of reproduction
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: asocarp, asomycota, basidiocarp, basidiomycota, basidium, chytrid, chytridiomycota, club fungi, conjugated fungi, deuteromycota, fungi, fungus, glomeromycota, imperfect fungi, mold, sac fungi, zygomycete, zygomycota, zygospore
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (
Copyright Holders: Rice University (
Maintainers: OpenStax College (, Cnx Biology (

Latest version: 1.8 (history)
First publication date: Aug 23, 2012 2:28 pm -0500
Last revision to module: May 10, 2013 10:45 am -0500


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Version: 1.8 May 10, 2013 10:45 am -0500 by Cnx Biology
wiley changes round 2

Version: 1.7 Apr 29, 2013 12:58 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
added two terms and definitions

Version: 1.6 Apr 26, 2013 4:01 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
fixed Wiley errata

Version: 1.5 Apr 12, 2013 10:14 am -0500 by Cnx Biology
replaced "multiple choice" with "review questions"

Version: 1.4 Mar 14, 2013 1:53 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
fixed summary

Version: 1.3 Mar 1, 2013 2:53 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
fix fixed links

Version: 1.2 Feb 18, 2013 12:07 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
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Version: 1.1 Aug 29, 2012 2:31 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
Created module

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