Hymenolichenes

plural noun Hy·me·no·lichenes \¦hīmənō+\

Definition of Hymenolichenes

  1. :  a subgroup of Lichenes comprising lichens in which the fungal component is a hymenomycete and being coextensive with the group Basidiolichenes

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Origin and Etymology of hymenolichenes

New Latin, from hymen- + Lichenes


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