Myxomycetes


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Myx·o·my·ce·tes

(mik'sō-mī-sē'tēz),
A class of fungi containing the slime molds, which occur on rotting vegetation but are not pathogenic for humans.
[myxo- + G. mykēs, fungus]

Myxomycetes

(mīk″sō-mī-sē′tēz) [Gr. myxa, mucus, + mykes, fungus]
In one system of taxonomy, a class of fungi, the slime molds, which do not cause diseases in humans. This class is equivalent to the subkingdom Myxomycota in another system of taxonomy.
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The present report deals with 365 specimens representing 59 species of myxomycetes identified from field collections and moist chambers.
Mitchell's (1980) key to corticolous myxomycetes was utilized for identifications.
Nuevos registros de Myxomycetes ibericos conservados en el herbario del Real Jardin Botanico de Madrid (MA-Fungi).
This work enlarges the knowledge on the distribution of floricolous Myxomycetes in the Neotropics, investigating the occupation of the microhabitat offered by H.
Although the collection and study of myxomycetes in Ohio has been ongoing since 1834 (Lea 1849), the distribution of these organisms is not well known (Keller and Braun 1999).
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Nivicolous myxomycetes from the Pyrenees: notes on the taxonomy and species diversity.
Nivicolous myxomycetes from the Pyrenees: notes on taxonomy and species diversity: notes on taxonomy and species diversity.
Aportacion o catalogo de Myxomycetes de Galicia, IV.
Nivicolous Myxomycetes from the Sierra de Gredos (central Spain).
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