All are true regarding fungi except: (DNB June 2009)
|A||Yeasts are unicellular fungi|
|B||Candida form pseudomycelium|
|C||Dermatophytes are filamentous fungi|
|D||Dimorphic fungi behave as moulds in cultures at 37C|
a. Dimorphic fungi are moulds at 25C and yeast at 37C.
b. Yeasts are fungi which exist only in the unicellular state, eg.Cryptococcus.
c. Candida form pseudohyphae apart from existing as unicellular cells. Hence it is called a yeast like fungus.