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Related to order Lycoperdales: puffball, Sclerodermatales, Lycoperdaceae, Lycoperdon, Gasteromycetes
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|Noun||1.||order Lycoperdales - small order of basidiomycetous fungi having fleshy often globose fruiting bodies; includes puffballs and earthstars|
fungus order - the order of fungi
class Gasteromycetes, class Gastromycetes, Gasteromycetes, Gastromycetes - fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi
family Lycoperdaceae, Lycoperdaceae - a fungus family belonging to the order Lycoperdales; includes puffballs