Hymenogastrales

plural noun Hy·me·no·gas·tra·les \-ā(ˌ)lēz\

Definition of Hymenogastrales

  1. :  an order of gasteromycetous fungi (subclass Homobasidiomycetes) having a distinct basidiocarp with a usually fleshy or waxy gleba which remains closed at least until after the basidia have discharged the basidiospores

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Origin and Etymology of hymenogastrales

New Latin, from Hymenogastr-, Hymenogaster, genus of fungi + -ales


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