order Secotiales


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Noun1.order Secotiales - an order of fungi belonging to the class Gasteromycetes
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 Secotiaceae, Secotiaceae - a family of fungi that have a stalk and cap and a wrinkled mass of tissue (the gleba) where spores are produced; are often dismissed as misshapen forms of other fungi