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A subclass of fungi characterized by sexual reproduction resulting in the formation of a large multinucleate spore formed by union of similar gametes.
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Entomophthorine, a curious family of Fungi, group Zygomycetes, all parasites on insects.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
Blakeslee has lately made some very important observations of the Zygomycetes.