Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

fungi 7.4


What characteristics do fungi share? eukaryotes that have cell walls, heterotrophs that feed by absorbing their food, and use spores to reproduce
How do fungi reproduce? by making spores. The lightweight spores are surrounded by a protective covering and can be carried easily through air or water to new sites.
What roles do fungi play in nature? provides food for people, decomposers and recyclers on Earth. some cause disease while others fight disease. some live in symbiosis with other organisms
hyphae braching, threadlike tubes that make up the bodies of multicellular fungi
fruiting body The reproductive structure of a fungus that contains many hyphae and produces spores.
budding a form of asexual reproduction of yeast in which a new cell grows out of the body of a parent
lichen The combination of a fungus and either an alga or an autotrophic bacterium that live together in a mutualistic relationship.
Created by: Lisa Leonard