NEET Botany Biological Classification Questions Solved

Fungi imperfecti constitute a group that

(1) are obligatory parasites

(2) reproduce only asexually

(3) do not cause disease in humans

(4) resemble bacteria in some respects

Audio Explanation:

(2) Fungi imperfecti belongs to the class deuteromycetes of the kingdom fungi. They are terrestrial with septate mycelium. No sexual reproduction occurs but asexual reproduction by conidia takes place, e.g., Colletrotrichum falcatum cause 'red rot' in sugarcane.

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