Hygrophoraceae

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Noun1.Hygrophoraceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales; the gills of these fungi have a clean waxy appearance
fungus family - includes lichen families
Agaricales, order Agaricales - typical gilled mushrooms belonging to the subdivision Basidiomycota
waxycap - any fungus of the family Hygrophoraceae having gills that are more or less waxy in appearance
genus Hygrocybe, Hygrocybe - a genus of fungi belonging to the family Hygrophoraceae
genus Hygrophorus, Hygrophorus - a genus of fungi belonging to the family Hygrophoraceae
genus Hygrotrama, Hygrotrama - a genus of fungi belonging to the family Hygrophoraceae
genus Neohygrophorus, Neohygrophorus - a genus of fungi belonging to the family Hygrophoraceae
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Elaphoglossum amygdalifolium also differs from the general form of the genus by lacking both marginal rhizoids on the thallus and waxy caps on the hairs.