Ascomycotina


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Related to Ascomycotina: Deuteromycotina, Ascomycota, Sac fungi
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Noun1.Ascomycotina - a large subdivision of Eumycota including Hemiascomycetes and Plectomycetes and Pyrenomycetes and DiscomycetesAscomycotina - 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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El genero Micropeltis Montagne (Micropeltaceae, Ascomycotina) en las Antillas.
Ascomycotina of the genus Penicillium; one species of P italicum from rotten lemon fruits was identified.
Contribucion al estudio de los Pezizales (Ascomycotina) de Costa Rica.
Hale, "A Monograph of the Lichen Genus Parmelia Acharius sensu stricto (Ascomycotina: Parmeliaceae)," Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, vol.
Quantitative variation in vulpinic and pinastric acids produced by Tuckermannopsis pinastri (Lichen-forming ascomycotina, Parmeliaceae).
A revision of Pertusaria species with hyaline ascospores in southwestern North America (Pertusariales, Ascomycotina).
Reino: Eumycota; Phylum: Dikaryomycota; Sub-phylum: Ascomycotina; Orden: Onygenales; Familia: Onygenaceae; Genero: Coccidioides; Especies: immitis y posadasii (4, 8, 13).
belong to the Zygomycotina, and the other 10 species that were identified in our study are members of Ascomycotina. Fungi of the Zygomycotina are commonly found in leaf litter and soil, and some species may parasitize insects [43, 44].