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Basidiomycota include mushrooms, puffballs, stinkhorns, bracket fungi, other polypores, jelly fungi, boletes, chanterelles, earth stars, smuts, bunts, rusts, mirror yeasts, and the human pathogenic yeast Cryptococcus. Basically, Basidiomycota are filamentous fungi composed of hyphae (except for those forming yeasts), and reproducing sexually via the formation of specialized club-shaped end cells called basidia that normally bear external meiospores (usually four). These specialized spores are called basidiospores. However, some Basidiomycota reproduce asexually, and may or may not also reproduce sexually. Asexually reproducing Basidiomycota (discussed below) can be recognized as members of this phylum by gross similarity to others, by the formation of a distinctive anatomical feature (the clamp connection - see below), cell wall components, and definitively by phylogenetic molecular analysis of DNA sequence data.

Basidiomycota :
Agaricomycotina - Gill Subdivision
Pucciniomycotina - Leaf Rust Subdivision
Ustilaginomycotina - Smut Fungus Subdivision

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Basidiomycota
Basidiomycota
Spore Pedestal Division
Dikarya
Dikarya
Two Nuclei Cells
Fungi
Fungi
Fungus
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus

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