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Related to Oomycota: Myxomycota, Zygomycota, Acrasiomycota


see water moldwater mold,
common name for a group of multinucleated organisms that superficially resemble fungi but are now recognized as having an independent evolutionary lineage and are placed in the kingdom Protista.
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The exceptions are Rhodophyta, Dinoflagellata, Chondrichthyes, Oomycota, Rhizaria, and Annelida.
Myxomycota, Oomycota, Chytridiomycota, Zygomycota, Ascomycota, Deuteromycota, Basidiomycota: Uredinales and Ustilaginales.
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.
It is caused by the aquatic funguslike organism Pythium insidiosum (kingdom Straminipila, phylum Oomycota, class Oomycetes) (1).
Taxonomicamente, pertencem a divisao Oomycota, atualmente classificada no reino Straminipila.
Pythium insidiosum e um oomiceto aquatico, classificado no Reino Stramenopila, Phylum Oomycota, Familia Pythiaceae, Genero Pythium e Especie insidiosum.
Los hongos acuaticos zoosporicos comprenden un grupo de organismos ubicuos, pertenecientes a los phyla Chytridiomycota, Oomycota, Hyphochytridiomycota, Thraustochytridiomycota y Labyrinthulomycota.