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Noun1.Pyrenomycetes - class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a perithecium; includes powdery mildews and ergot and Neurospora
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
Erysiphales, order Erysiphales - saprophytic and parasitic fungi that live on plants
order Sphaeriales, Sphaeriales - large order of ascomycetous fungi usually having a dark hard perithecia with definite ostioles; in more recent classifications often divided among several orders
Hypocreales, order Hypocreales - used in some classifications for the family Hypocreaceae
Ascomycota, Ascomycotina, subdivision Ascomycota, subdivision Ascomycotina - 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
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Memoire sur la tribu des Hysterinees de la famille des Hypoxylees (Pyrenomycetes).
Again following tradition, ascomycetous fungi recorded from Indiana (e.g., Hypoxylon, Kretzschmaria, Rosellinia) with perithecial ascomata (viz., pyrenomycetes) will be included in the checklist of microfungi, even though their growth habit is superficially similar to that of corticioid fungi.
Gelasinospora a new genus of Pyrenomycetes with pitted spores.
& JU Y.-M., 1998.- Clave dicotomica provisional para los generos de la familia Xylariaceae (Pyrenomycetes, Sphaeriales) de Mexico.
Nuevos registros de Pyrenomycetes sensu lato para Espana.
The genus Thielavia is restricted to Pyrenomycetes characterized by non ostiolate ascomata and ascospores with a simple distinct germ pore although C.
Members of the microascaceae, is reported in previous studies of this family pyrenomycetes [5] are considered to be saprobic and they are found predominately on dung.