fungus order

Definitions of fungus order

n the order of fungi

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Erysiphales, order Erysiphales
saprophytic and parasitic fungi that live on plants
Sphaeriales, order 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
Helotiales, order Helotiales
order of fungi having asci in a disk-shaped to goblet-shaped apothecium
Sclerodermatales, order Sclerodermatales
an order of fungi having a peridium surrounding a gleba (sometimes placed in subclass Homobasidiomycetes)
Hymenogastrales, order Hymenogastrales
an order of fungi belonging to the class Gasteromycetes; has a distinct basidiocarp with a fleshy or waxy gleba (sometimes placed in subclass Homobasidiomycetes)
Mucorales, order Mucorales
an order of mostly saprophytic fungi
Entomophthorales, order Entomophthorales
coextensive with the family Entomophthoraceae
Chytridiales, order Chytridiales
simple aquatic fungi mostly saprophytic but some parasitic on higher plants or animals or fresh water fungi; sometimes placed in class Oomycetes
Blastocladiales, order Blastocladiales
fungi that carry out asexual reproduction by thick-walled resting spores that produce zoospores upon germination; sometimes placed in class Oomycetes
Saprolegniales, order Saprolegniales
order of chiefly aquatic fungi
Peronosporales, order Peronosporales
order of chiefly parasitic lower fungi: Albuginaceae and Peronosporaceae and Pythiaceae
Tuberales, order Tuberales
small order of fungi belonging to the subdivision Ascomycota having closed underground ascocarps
Lichenales, order Lichenales
category used especially in former classifications for organisms now constituting the division Lichenes
Lechanorales, order Lechanorales
category used in some classification systems for all lichens that produce apothecia
Agaricales, order Agaricales
typical gilled mushrooms belonging to the subdivision Basidiomycota
Endomycetales, order Endomycetales
fungi having a zygote or a single cell developing directly into an ascus
Aspergillales, Eurotiales, order Aspergillales, order Eurotiales
order of fungi having a closed ascocarp (cleistothecium) with the asci scattered rather than gathered in a hymenium
Pezizales, order Pezizales
order of mostly saprophytic fungi having cup-shaped ascocarps
Tulostomatales, order Tulostomatales
an order of fungi belonging to the class Gasteromycetes
Lycoperdales, order Lycoperdales
small order of basidiomycetous fungi having fleshy often globose fruiting bodies; includes puffballs and earthstars
Nidulariales, order Nidulariales
small order of basidiomycetous fungi comprising families Nidulariaceae and Sphaerobolaceae
Secotiales, order Secotiales
an order of fungi belonging to the class Gasteromycetes
Aphyllophorales, order Aphyllophorales
includes chiefly saprophytic fungi typically with shelflike bodies; sometimes placed in class Hymenomycetes or included in Agaricales
Tremellales, order Tremellales
fungi varying from gelatinous to waxy or even horny in texture; most are saprophytic
Auriculariales, order Auriculariales
coextensive with the family Auriculariaceae; sometimes included in the order Tremellales
Uredinales, order Uredinales
rust fungi: parasitic fungi causing rust in plants; sometimes placed in
Ustilaginales, order Ustilaginales
parasitic fungi causing smuts; sometimes placed in class Tiliomycetes
Moniliales, order Moniliales
order of imperfect fungi lacking conidiophores of having conidiophores that are superficial and not enclosed in a pycnidium
Mycelia Sterilia, order Mycelia Sterilia
order of imperfect fungi having no known spore stage
Type of:
(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families

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