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an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter

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Updates include a completely new classification, major revisions and modifications, more detailed distinctions between true fungi and other groups of organisms studied by mycologists, improved reference publication information, and a more integrated treatment of anamorphic and teleomorphic genera.
Zoosporic true fungi, heterotrophic straminipiles and plasmodiophorids: status of knowledge in South America
Zoosporic true fungi, heterotrophic straminipiles and plasmodiophorids belong to the phyla Blastocladiomycota, Chytridiomycota, Neocallimastigomycota, Hyphochytriomycota, Labyrinthulomycota, Oomycota and to the Class Phytomyxea of the kingdoms Fungi, Straminipila and Protozoa.
2007) have recently summarized the status of the knowledge of zoosporic true fungi, heterotrophic straminipiles and plasmodiophorids from Brazil, but information from other South American countries have been scattered throughout the literature and have never been extensively reviewed.
1) One type of mycetoma is caused by actinomycetes (actinomycetomas) and another by true fungi (sinonasal masses).