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Carsten Richter h0367naa at rz.hu-berlin.de
Tue Jul 4 04:02:00 EST 1995

In article <3t2laj$54i$1 at mhadg.production.compuserve.com>, Billy <76271.2362 at CompuServe.COM> says:
>What's the difference between fungus and Plants and how did fungus 
>evolve ??
>Billy 76271.2362 at compuserve.com

The leading differenceis:
Plants have chloroplasts and chlorophyll. Thats why plants
can use the energy of the sun for their nutrition.
Fungi dont have chloroplasts so their nutrition is heterotrophic.
Like animals they have to use organic material.

Carsten Richter
Humboldt University Berlin

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