(Plural = Hyphae) (Pronounced Hi-fuh and Highf-ay)
1. A long, branching filamentous cell structure. In most fungi, hyphae are the main mode of vegetative growth, and are collectively called a mycelium.
2. The tubular-shaped filament of a fungal mycelium. Hyphae are the the main cellular structure of fungi.
Created: 2019-06-24 23:39:26 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2019-08-20 16:25:31 CDT (-0500)