Chytridiales


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Synonyms for Chytridiales

simple aquatic fungi mostly saprophytic but some parasitic on higher plants or animals or fresh water fungi

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Developmental and taxonomic studies on rhizophlyctoid fungi, Chytridiales. IV.
Primer registro de simulidos (Diptera, Simuliidae neotropicales parasitados por Coelomycidium simuli Debaisieux (Chytridiomycetes, Chytridiales) en la Republica Argentina.
Orders Argentina Brazil Blastocladiales 14 18 Chytridiales 17 70# Rhizophydiales 16 23 Lobulomycetales 0 1 Spizellomycetales 3 15 Rhizophlyctidales 1 7 Monoblepharidales 5 4 FUNGI 56 139# Hyphochytriales 2 5 Albuginales 0 9 Haptoglosales 0 1 Lagenismatales 1 0 Leptomitales 6 8 Olpidopsidales 7 6 Peronosporales 0 23 Pythiales 40 75# Rhipidiales 1 5 Rozellopsidales 2 1 Saprolegniales 55 68 Thraustochytriales 3 4 STRAMINIPILA 117 205 PROTOZOA 1 4 Total number 174 348 Note: Grey cells are indicated with #.
No significant morphologic differences between chytrids infecting Australian and Central American amphibians were found by transmission electron microscopy, and the pathogen was identified as a member of the order Chytridiales by analysis of zoospore ultrastructure and 18s rDNA sequence data (28).
comm.) amphibians belong to the genus Batrachochytrium, are probably conspecific, and form a distinct monophyletic clade within the Chytridiales.