basidiocarp

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ba·sid·i·o·carp

 (bə-sĭd′ē-ə-kärp′)
n.
A fruiting body that bears basidia, characteristic of many basidiomycetes. Also called basidioma.

basidiocarp

(bæˈsɪdɪəʊˌkɑːp)
n
(Botany) the fruiting body of basidiomycetous fungi; the mushroom of agarics
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Noun1.basidiocarp - the fruiting body of a basidiomycete which bears its spores on special cells
basidiomycete, basidiomycetous fungi - any of various fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota
fruiting body - an organ specialized for producing spores
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The collection of Hebeloma theobrominum collected from Pakistan is characterized macroscopically by the reddish brown basidiomata and microscopically, by the elliptical basidiospores, which are highly dextrinoid in Melzer's reagent.
Pileus 12-24 mm, convex to broadly convex, slightly umbonate, surface smooth glabrous, wet when fresh, dark brown (7F4) to brown (7E4) on mature basidiomata, margin decurved with abundant white velar remnants.
The formation of basidiomata constitutes part of the sexual process of Agaricomycotina, and serves the purpose of producing and dispersing spores.
The first has two basidiomata and the second has four mushrooms on a hill shaped like an human head, all of them with a convex pileus.
Remarks: This taxon differs from the typical variety due to its smaller basidiomata, intense orange and free arms of the receptacle that slowly becomes olivaceous (CALONGE; MARCOS, 1992).
2004), 19 of them belong to the hallucinogenic group because of their bluing reaction of the basidiomata.
Correlation between basidiomata production and ectomycorrhizal formation in Pinus patula plantations.
The basidiomata were collected and characterized morpho-anatomically and rDNA was used to infer its phylogenetic topology/ placement with its allies.