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Noun1.Basidiomycetes - large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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
Homobasidiomycetes, subclass Homobasidiomycetes - category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including e.g. mushrooms and puffballs which are usually placed in the classes Gasteromycetes and Hymenomycetes
Heterobasidiomycetes, subclass Heterobasidiomycetes - category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including rusts and smuts
basidiomycete, basidiomycetous fungi - any of various fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota
order Tremellales, Tremellales - fungi varying from gelatinous to waxy or even horny in texture; most are saprophytic
Auriculariales, order Auriculariales - coextensive with the family Auriculariaceae; sometimes included in the order Tremellales
order Uredinales, Uredinales - rust fungi: parasitic fungi causing rust in plants; sometimes placed in
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Stock cultures of the Basidiomycetes isolates tested were kept at 4 [degrees]C on 20 (g [L.sup.-1]) agar slants supplemented with 12.7 (g [L.sup.-1]) malt extract (Saparrat et al., 2002).
Among these fungi are white rot fungi that belong to basidiomycetes and are highly capable of degradation and consuming lignin and cell wall compounds (Elisashvili and Kachlishvili, 2009).
After a substantial overview of the region, of mushrooms in general, and of mushrooms in the region, they profile species of 17 groups within the phyla Ascomycetes, Basidiomycetes, and Myxomycetes (the slime molds).
Filamentous Basidiomycetes molds are ubiquitous and able to colonize in patients with chronic pulmonary disease.
Basidiomycetes: 2722, 2748, 2758, 2764, 2765, 2766, 2769, 2770.
Similar to [27], a comparison of all transcription domains suggests that the 3 TF domains are highly expanded in the selected basidiomycetes (Appendix S3).
Accordingly, the Basidiomycetes which have been proved to exhibit a wide range of lignin and hemicellulose degradation activities become the optimal choice in wheat bran DF modification [16].
Effect of growth substrate, method of fermentation, and nitrogen source on lignocellulose-degrading enzymes production by white-rot basidiomycetes. Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology, 35(1), 1531-1538.
ITS primers with enhanced specificity for Basidiomycetes: application to the identification of mycorrhizae and rusts.
It has been reported that ligninolytic enzymes produced by Basidiomycetes of the genus Trametes remove better the dyes of an anthraquinone nature than the azo (25, 26), as found in this research.
(higher Basidiomycetes), in the treatment of peripheral nerve injury (review).
Polysaccharide production by submerged and solid state cultures from several basidiomycetes. International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms 15: 71-79.