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Mastigomycotina

Definition:

a subdivision of fungi in which the spores and gametes are motile; in some systems placed in the Phycomycetes group with the Zygomycota

Class:

plant noun (plants and fungi)

Plural:

Mastigomycotina*
(* Mastigomycotina may be used in a singular or plural context)

Member of:

Eumycota » Fungi

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Mastigomycota [subdivision]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Mastigomycotina

a former taxonomic grouping, a subdivision, of fungi that contained the classes Chytridiomycetes, Hyphochytridiomycetes, and Oomycetes. GENERAL FEATURES OF MASTIGOMYCOTINA They produce Flagellated cells during their lifetime. ; May bear rhizoids. ; ... (32 of 289 words)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Mastigomycotina

Random House Dictionary:

Eumycota [biology]

a phylum of true fungi, distinguished from the funguslike slime molds, Myxomycota, and similar organisms by having a mycelial thallus: in some ... (22 of 33 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/eumycota

Collins Dictionary:

subphylum [biology] | subphyla [plural] | subphylar [adjective, derived]

a taxonomic group that is a subdivision of a phylum (10 of 183 words, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/subphylum

Macmillan British Dictionary:

subdivision | subdivisions [plural]

[countable] one small part of something that has already been divided into several larger parts | [uncountable] the process of subdividing something | ... (21 of 67 words, 3 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/subdivision

Cambridge Dictionary:

subdivision

any of the parts into which something is divided, or the act of creating these | [United States] housing estate (19 of 46 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/subdivision

Oxford Dictionary:

subphylum | subphyla [plural]

Syllabification: (sub·phy·lum) | [zoology] | a taxonomic category that ranks below phylum and above class. (13 of 35 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/american english​/subphylum

subphylum [zoology] | subphyla [plural]

a taxonomic category that ranks below phylum and above class (10 of 32 words, pronunciations)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/subphylum

Merriam-Webster:

subphylum

a category in biological classification ranking below a phylum and above a class (13 of 26 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/subphylum

American Heritage Dictionary:

subphylum | subphyla [plural]

A taxonomic category of related organisms ranking between a phylum and a class. (13 of 19 words, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subphylum

New World Dictionary:

subphylum | subphyla [plural]

any main natural subdivision of a phylum (7 of 12 words, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subphylum

Wiktionary:

subphylum [taxonomy] | subphyla [plural]

A taxonomic category below phylum and above class (8 of 10 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/subphylum

Encarta Dictionary:

subdivision | subdivisions [plural] | subdivisional [adjective, derived]

the dividing of a divided part into units that are smaller still | a section of something that is itself a division of a larger thing | an area of ... (28 of 62 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861716437​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

the Free Dictionary:

Mastigomycotina

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "Mastigomycotina"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "Mastigomycotina"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/Mastigomycotina

Mastigomycota

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "Mastigomycota"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "Mastigomycota"

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