class Myxomycetes


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Noun1.class Myxomycetes - the class of true slime molds; essentially equivalent to the division Myxomycota
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
division Gymnomycota, division Myxomycota, Gymnomycota, Myxomycota - slime molds; organisms having a noncellular and multinucleate creeping vegetative phase and a propagative spore-producing stage: comprises Myxomycetes and Acrasiomycetes; in some classifications placed in the kingdom Protoctista
acellular slime mold, myxomycete, plasmodial slime mold, true slime mold - a slime mold of the class Myxomycetes