Pezizaceae


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Noun1.Pezizaceae - large family comprising many typical cup fungi
fungus family - includes lichen families
order Pezizales, Pezizales - order of mostly saprophytic fungi having cup-shaped ascocarps
genus Peziza, Peziza - type genus of the Pezizaceae: a variety of cup fungus
genus Plectania, Plectania - genus of fungi in the family Pezizaceae closely related to and often included in genus Peziza
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Guzman y Tapia, 1998 rufobrunnea Guzman & Tapia (T,S) Pezizaceae Iodowvnnea Ver.
De las especies de la subdivision Ascomycotina, tres pertenecen a la familia Xylariaceae del orden Xylariales; uno a la Hypocreaceae del orden Hypocreales; dos a la Geoglossaceae del orden Helotiales; uno a la familia Sarcosomataceae, tres a la Pezizaceae, tres a la Helvellaceae y dos a la familia Morchellaceae; estas pertenecientes al orden Pezizales.
Evolutionary relationships of the cup-fungus genus Peziza and Pezizaceae inferred from multiple nuclear genes: RPB2, [beta]-tubulin, and LSU rDNA.