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- Wide (6-16µm), aseptate, ribbon-like, non-pigmented fungi with wide angle branching.
- Classically called "mucormycosis."
- Mucor, Rhizopus, Rhizomucor, Absidia, Cunninghamella, Saksanea species all belong to the class "Zygomycetes."
- Actual species Mucor causes < 10% of all infections (Rhizopus causes 90%).
- Invasive disease now called mucormycosis