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Related to Ascomycota: Basidiomycota, Deuteromycota
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Noun1.Ascomycota - a large subdivision of Eumycota including Hemiascomycetes and Plectomycetes and Pyrenomycetes and DiscomycetesAscomycota - 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
division - (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum
Helotiales, order Helotiales - order of fungi having asci in a disk-shaped to goblet-shaped apothecium
order Tuberales, Tuberales - small order of fungi belonging to the subdivision Ascomycota having closed underground ascocarps
division Eumycota, Eumycota - true fungi; eukaryotic heterotrophic walled organisms; distinguished from Myxomycota (funguslike slime molds): comprises subdivisions Mastigomycotina; Zygomycotina; Ascomycotina; Basidiomycotina; Deuteromycotina (imperfect fungi)
sac fungus - any of various ascomycetous fungi in which the spores are formed in a sac or ascus
Ascomycetes, class Ascomycetes - large class of higher fungi coextensive with division Ascomycota: sac fungi
ascomycete, ascomycetous fungus - any fungus of the class Ascomycetes (or subdivision Ascomycota) in which the spores are formed inside an ascus
class Hemiascomycetes, Hemiascomycetes - class of fungi in which no ascocarps are formed: yeasts and some plant parasites
class Plectomycetes, Plectomycetes - class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a cleistothecium (it releases spores only on decay or disintegration)
class Pyrenomycetes, Pyrenomycetes - class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a perithecium; includes powdery mildews and ergot and Neurospora
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Morel mushrooms belong to the genus Morchella, of the order Ascomycota, which is the largest division of fungi.
The query revealed >100% resemblance with the Ascomycota genus Sordaria and the topmost species in this investigation was fimicola.
Graphium species belong to the Ascomycota, which are found in soil and plants.
El orden Hypocreales se ubica taxonomicamente en el Reino Fungi de la siguiente manera: Filum Ascomycota, Subfilum Pezizomycotina, Clase Sordariomycetes, Subclase Hypocreomycetidae (Kirk et al.
Chaetomium thermophilum is a thermophilic fungus living in the high temperature environment up to 60degC belonged to the phylum Ascomycota.
Os fungos ectomicorrizicos podem pertencer a distintas familias dos filos Basidiomycota e Ascomycota (SILVA et al.
Most macrofungus or mushroom species are under the Basidiomycota and Ascomycota, the two phyla under the Kingdom Fungi [2].
Ascomycota species were found on 40% of samples from children, compared with 9.
The kingdom fungi contains four phyla: Chytridiomycota, Zygomycota, Ascomycota, and Basidiomycota.
She covers the fungi and fungus-like organisms, kingdom Fungi: the true fungi, Basidiomycota, Ascomycota, lichens as fungi living with photobionts, other groups of true fungi, and the fungus-like organisms straminipila and slime molds.
Geotrichum candidum is cosmopolitan fungus that belongs to Ascomycota and causes sour rot of fresh-market fruits such as peach and nectarine (Michailides et al.
The medium on the plate was Sabouraud's Dextrose Agar (Oxoid CM41) as this medium is designed for culturing Ascomycota (Sac fungi) and Basidiomycota (Club fungi), thus ideal for culturing yeasts.