Moniliales


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Noun1.Moniliales - order of imperfect fungi lacking conidiophores of having conidiophores that are superficial and not enclosed in a pycnidiumMoniliales - order of imperfect fungi lacking conidiophores of having conidiophores that are superficial and not enclosed in a pycnidium
fungus order - the order of fungi
Deuteromycota, Deuteromycotina, Fungi imperfecti, subdivision Deuteromycota, subdivision Deuteromycotina - large and heterogeneous form division of fungi comprising forms for which no sexually reproductive stage is known
genus Verticillium - genus of imperfect fungi having conidia borne singly at the apex of whorled branchlets; cause wilt diseases
family Moniliaceae, Moniliaceae - family of imperfect fungi having white or brightly colored hyphae and spores that are produced directly on the mycelium and not aggregated in fruiting bodies
genus Candida - a genus of yeastlike imperfect fungi; sometimes included in genus Monilia of the family Moniliaceae
Blastomyces, genus Blastomyces - genus of pathogenic yeastlike fungi
Dematiaceae, family Dematiaceae - family of imperfect mushrooms having dark-colored hyphae or conidia
family Tuberculariaceae, Tuberculariaceae - large family of mainly saprophytic imperfect fungi