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y examining the genes of different species, both animal and fungi, the mutational changes can be observed, and genealogical relationships can be determined that go back millions of years. As it turns out, animals and fungi share a common ancestor, and branched away from plants at some point about 1.1 billion years ago. It was only later that animals and fungi separated on the genealogical tree of life.
Upon seeing a mushroom, most people would immediately see it as a vegetative organism, closely related to plants. However, as recent research has shown, mushroom are in fact more closely related to humans that plants!
Fungi and animals are both eukaryotes, with nuclei and other complex structures inside their cell membranes..
originally posted by: usernameconspiracy
Aliens taste pretty good when you saute them or use them as a pizza topping.
originally posted by: 808Funk
So if your vegetarian you shouldn't eat mushrooms and plants ?.