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A phylum of fungi which have cross-walls or septa in the mycelium. The perfect state is characterized by the formation of a saclike cell (ascus) containing ascospores. Most pathogenic fungi with a known perfect state belong to this phylum.

Year introduced: 1999(1975)

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Tree Number(s): B01.300.107

MeSH Unique ID: D001203

Registry Number: txid4890

Entry Terms:

  • Ascomycotas
  • Ascomycetes
  • Ascomycete
  • Cochliobolus
  • Sclerotinia
  • Sclerotinias

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