Phallales

plural noun Phal·la·les \fəˈlā(ˌ)lēz\

Definition of Phallales

  1. :  an order of fungi (subclass Homobasidiomycetes) comprising the stinkhorns and related forms whose hymenium is on an elongated or enlarged receptacle that is slimy and fetid at maturity — see clathraceae, phallaceae

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Origin and Etymology of phallales

New Latin, from Phallus + -ales


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