basidiocarp

(redirected from Basidiomata)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

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
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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
References in periodicals archive ?
Pleurotus nebrodensis is rarely found in nature, and in fact, it is estimated that only 250 basidiomata reach maturity every year in the north of Sicily.
The relative humidity for primordia formation is maintained at 95 percent and lowered to 85-90 percent when the basidiomata develop.