Chytrid Photogallery

To help you know where to find chytrids, take a look at some typical habitats rich in chytrid diversity.

You can also explore the diversity in forms that chytrids exhibit.
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Click on the individual names below to see several images of each genus.

Catenochytridium sp.

Cladochytrium sp.

Cladochytrium replicatum

Endochytrium sp.

Entophlyctis sp.

Lacustromyces sp.

Nephrochytrium auranticum sp.

Nowakowskiella sp. Part 1

Nowakowskiella sp. Part 2


Powellomyces sp.

Rhizoclosmatium sp.

Rhizophydium stipitatum


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