Why are fungi considered in a kingdom different from protists and bacteria?

Open 1 Answers Fungi Kingdom

1 Answer


According to the five kingdom classification Monera is considered to be the ancestral stock from which the Protista has evolved. From the Protista then evolved the Fungi, Plantae and Animalia with separate lines of evolutions. Fungi is also considered to be first to arise from Protista. Fungi are chlorophyll lacking non photosynthetic saprotrophs.

answered by Lifeeasy Authors