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Noun1.Homobasidiomycetes - category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including e.g. mushrooms and puffballs which are usually placed in the classes Gasteromycetes and Hymenomycetes
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
Basidiomycetes, class Basidiomycetes - large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota
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High phylogenetic diversity among corticioid homobasidiomycetes.
1957), who employed extracts of fruiting bodies of Boletus edulis Bull, and other Homobasidiomycetes in tests against the Sarcoma 180 line in mice.
Eleven species of homobasidiomycetes (in eight genera) occur in marine or freshwater habitats.