Also found in: Thesaurus.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||class Hemiascomycetes - class of fungi in which no ascocarps are formed: yeasts and some plant parasites|
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
Ascomycota, Ascomycotina, subdivision Ascomycota, subdivision Ascomycotina - a large subdivision of Eumycota including Hemiascomycetes and Plectomycetes and Pyrenomycetes and Discomycetes; sac fungi; in some classification systems considered a division of the kingdom Fungi