order Agaricales


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Noun1.order Agaricales - typical gilled mushrooms belonging to the subdivision Basidiomycotaorder Agaricales - typical gilled mushrooms belonging to the subdivision Basidiomycota
fungus order - the order of fungi
Clavariaceae, family Clavariaceae - fleshy fungi: coral fungi
Basidiomycota, Basidiomycotina, subdivision Basidiomycota, subdivision Basidiomycotina - comprises fungi bearing the spores on a basidium; includes Gasteromycetes (puffballs) and Tiliomycetes comprising the orders Ustilaginales (smuts) and Uredinales (rusts) and Hymenomycetes (mushrooms, toadstools, agarics and bracket fungi); in some classification systems considered a division of kingdom Fungi
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
Agaricaceae, family Agaricaceae - large family including many familiar mushrooms
Coprinaceae, family Coprinaceae - used in some classifications for the genus Coprinus
family Russulaceae, Russulaceae - used in some classification systems for the genus Russula
family Strophariaceae, Strophariaceae - sometimes included in family Agaricaceae
Entolomataceae, family Entolomataceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales
family Lepiotaceae, Lepiotaceae - a family of fungi having free gills and a cap that is cleanly separable from the stalk
family Thelephoraceae, Thelephoraceae - fungi having leathery or membranous sporophores
family Tricholomataceae, Tricholomataceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales
family Volvariaceae, Volvariaceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales
family Pluteaceae, Pluteaceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales
Boletaceae, family Boletaceae - family of fleshy fungi having the germ pores easily separating from the cup and often from each other
family Hygrophoraceae, Hygrophoraceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales; the gills of these fungi have a clean waxy appearance
Cortinariaceae, family Cortinariaceae - a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales
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Fungi from the order Agaricales, which comprise the majority of bioluminescent fungi (Desjardin et al.
The fungal order Agaricales (Basidiomycota) possessing gilled fungi (mushrooms), contains some of the most familiar types of fungi.