Mesomycetozoea


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Mesomycetozoea

a class of microorganisms intermediate between animals and fungi. Includes the pathogens of fish, Ichthyophus and Dermocystidium, and the mammalian and avian pathogen, Rhinosporidium. Most produce uniflagellated zoospores.
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A rinosporidiose e causada pelo protista aquatico Rhinosporidium seeberi, pertencente a classe Mesomycetozoea e anteriormente classificado como fungo (ARSECULERATNE, 2002; ARSECULERATNE, 2005; MENDOZA et al.