the considered as belonging to the phylum Zygomycota of the kingdom Fungi.
zygon zygon zy·gon (zī’gŏn’) n. The short crossbar connecting the branches of a zygal fissure. Historical Examples Zygal, zī′gal, n. pertaining to a zygon, formed like a letter . Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements) Various zygon, zī′gon, n. a connecting bar: an -shaped fissure of the brain. Chambers’s Twentieth […]
(in certain fungi) any of several specialized branches of hyphae, bearing the isogametes that unite to produce a zygospore.
zygonema zygonema zy·go·ne·ma (zī’gə-nē’mə) n. See zygotene.
belonging to the Zygophyllaceae, the caltrop family of plants. adjective of, relating to, or belonging to the Zygophyllaceae, an Old World family of flowering plants having pinnate leaves and capsules as fruits: includes the lignum vitae