The cell wall of Agaricus is made up of Chitin.
Agaricus is a genus of mushrooms whose members contain both poisonous and edible species. Chitin, glucans, polysaccharides and mucopolysaccharides, waxes, and pigments make up the fungal cell wall. The endotoxin-like substances found in the fungal cell wall can stimulate the immune system.
- Cell wall of fungi is made up of Chitin
- The chemical nature of chitin is carbohydrate.