Chytriomyces reticulosporus


Figs. 126-130.  Chytriomyces reticulosporus Dogma (Dogma, 1983).

Fig. 126. Germling and immature sporangium on Spizellomyces punctatus.

Fig. 127.  Initial, passive discharge of zoospores.

Fig. 128.  Partially collapsed, empty sporangium with detached operculum.

Fig. 129.  Mature resting spores: surface view (left) showing reticulum, and optical section (right) showing complex wall layers with granular content and small eccentric vacuole.

Fig. 130.  Spherical, 2.5-3.5 µm diam. zoospores with large, sub-basal globule.


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