Oomycetes Life Cycle

It is profusely branched and consists of aseptate, hyaline, profusely branched, coenocytic, moderately thick hyphae about 4-8µ in diameter. The hyphal wall is approximately 0.1µ thick. It is electron transparent except for a thin, electron dense outer surface. Glucans is the predominant material in the hyphal wall. Cellulose is a minority component or even lacking altogether.