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Noun1.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
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
Basidiomycetes, class Basidiomycetes - large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota
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Fossil mushrooms from Miocene and Cretaceous ambers and the evolution of homobasidiomycetes. American Journal of Botany 84: 981-991.
Donoghue, "Analysis of character correlations among wood decay mechanisms, mating systems, and substrate ranges in homobasidiomycetes," Systematic Biology, vol.
The phylogenetic distribution of resupinate forms across the major clades of mushroomforming fungi (Homobasidiomycetes).
A suitable micro-climate is particularly crucial for the development of Leucoagaricus gongylophorus (Homobasidiomycetes: Agaricomycetidae), the fungus cultivated by leafcutter ants for nutrition (Quinlan & Cherrett 1978; Powell & Staffing 1986; Roces & Kleineidam 2000; Bollazzi & Roces 2002).
(1957), who employed extracts of fruiting bodies of Boletus edulis Bull, and other Homobasidiomycetes in tests against the Sarcoma 180 line in mice.