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Table 1 Numbers of recorded Egyptian fungi.

From: The history, fungal biodiversity, conservation, and future perspectives for mycology in Egypt

Groups and Phyla   El-Abyad ( 1997 ) Present survey
Protozoan fungal analogues Amoebozoa 0 25
Cercozoa 0 3
Chromistan fungal analogues Hyphochytriomycota 1 3
Labyrinthista 0 2
Oomycota 25 40
Incertae sedis 0 1
Blastocladiomycota 3 7
Chytridiomycota 21 32
Zygomycota 17 35
Glomeromycota 0 8
Ascomycota Teleomorphic genera 80 251
Anamorphic genera 181 261
Basidiomycota 32 87
Total no. of genera recorded in Egypt 360 755
Total no. of species recorded in Egypt 1246 2281