The symbiotic association of fungi and algae is called
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A lichen is not a single organism; it is a stable symbiotic association between a fungus and algae and/or cyanobacteria.
The lichen symbiosis is thought to be a mutualistic one since both the fungi and the photosynthetic partners are benefitted as algae are responsible for the synthesis of food meanwhile fungi provide protection to the algae.
Mycorrhiza is a symbiotic association between a green plant and a fungus.
Mycoplasma is a genus of bacteria that lacks a cell wall. Mycoplasmas are the smallest free-living microbes known.