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  1. comprises fungi bearing the spores on a basidium; includes Gasteromycetes (puffballs) and Tiliomycetes comprising the orders Ustilaginales (smuts) and Uredinales (rusts) and Hymenomycetes (mushrooms, toadstools, agarics and bracket fungi); in some classification systems considered a division of kingdom Fungi

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Google previewPlant Pathology Concepts and Laboratory Exercises, Second Edition (2007)

by Robert N. Trigiano

basIDIomycete taxonomy The Basidiomycota is a diverse group of fungi. Molecular studies have caused mycologists to subdivide the group into the Hymenomycetes, Ustilaginomycetes, and Urediniomycetes (Swann and Taylor, 1993; ...

Google previewFungal Biology (2013)

by J. W. Deacon

The Basidiomycota is a monophyletic group (all of its members having a common ancestry) and is a sister group to the Ascomycota. In other words, both of these groups have a common ancestor. Three major sub-groups are recognized within ...

Google previewFungi, Algae, and Protists (2011)

by Kara Rogers

Basidiomycota is a large and diverse phylum of fungi that includes jelly and shelf, or bracket, fungi; mushrooms, puffballs, and stinkhorns; and the rusts and smuts. The club-shaped spore-bearing organ (basidium) usually ...

Google previewPlant Pathology Concepts and Laboratory Exercises, Third Edition (2016)

by Bonnie H. Ownley, Robert N. Trigiano

Basidiomycota is a diverse phylum of fungi. Based on molecular studies, mycologists have subdivided the phylum into subphyla, which include Pucciniomycotina, Ustilaginomycotina (both discussed in Chapter 14), and Agaricomycotina.

Google previewBiodiversity of Fungi (2011)

Inventory and Monitoring Methods by Mercedes S. Foster, Gerald F. Bills

BASIDIOMYCOTA. The Basidiomycota is the second largest phylum of Kingdom Fungi, with approximately 23,000 species (Hawksworth et al. 1995), including many of the common macroscopic forest fungi (e.g., mushrooms, shelf fungi).

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

org/Basidiomycota/ 20520 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

by Carl A. Batt

After discussion for nearly 200 years about the classification of fungi, they finally all were placed in subkingdom Dikarya as two phyla: Ascomycota and Basidiomycota. Basidiomycota often are referred to in the literature as 'higher fungi.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Basidiomycota (club fungi) A phylum of Fungi, belonging to the subkingdom Dikarya, comprising yeasts and asexual species, but also those with fruiting bodies in the form of mushrooms, toadstools, brackets, etc. Most are saprotrophs, many ...

Google previewAinsworth & Bisby's Dictionary of the Fungi (2008)

by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth

Basidiomycota are typically myce- lial but some are yeasts (or have a yeast-like state). Such yeasts may be distinguished from ascomycetous yeasts by the morphology of the bud scars, giving a red colour with diazonium blue B, being urease ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biology (2015)

by Robert Hine

Basidiomycota A phylum of fungi, formerly classified as a class (Basidiomycetes) or a subdivision (Basidiomycotina). Sexual reproduction is by means of basidiospores produced externally on a club-shaped or cylindrical *basidium. Basidia ...

Google previewScience and Technology Encyclopedia (2000)

by The University of Chicago Press, Leszek Kołakowski

Basidiomycota Phylum of FUNGI (formerly the class Basidiomycetes). including the jelly fungus, the bird's nest fungus, the ear fungus, and mushrooms. They reproduce through sexual spores (basidiospores) produced by a specialized cell. the ...

Google previewDictionary for Managing Trees in Urban Environments (2009)

by Danny B. Draper, Peter A. Richards

three divisions called the Ascomycota, Basidiomycota and Myxomycota (slime moulds) (Young & Smith 2005, pp. 1, 2, 5–7). Gall Abnormal localised swelling or an outgrowth on a leaf, 67.

Google previewConcise Illustrated Dictionary of Biocontrol Terms (2015)

by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino

Fomes fomentarius fungus (Basidiomycota: Polyporacea) used for control of different plant diseases in Ukraine. Foray 48B trademark for insecticide based on the entomopathogenic bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Brewing (2013)

This diversity is reflected by the fact that yeasts occur in three of the fungal divisions: Ascomycota, Basidiomycota and Deuteromycota. All brewing yeasts are ascomycetous, a group of fungi where a sexual stage occurs in which the resultant ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2003)

by Moselio Schaechter

The Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes or club fungi) include ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

There are more than 56,000 described species placed in four phyla: the Ascomycota, Basidiomycota, the Chytridiomy- cota, and the Zygomycota. The Deuteromycota is an additional informal polyphyletic phylum. Aquatic entomopathogenic ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Daniel Simberloff, Marcel Rejmanek

Several fungal barcoding initiatives Figure 5 The octopus stinkhorn, Clathrus archeri (Fungi, Basidiomycota , Phallales),. 262 Fu n gi.

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