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hymenomycetes

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hymenomycetes


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hymenomycetes  \Hy`me*no*my*ce"tes\,  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  a 
  membrane  +  ?,  ?,  a  mushroom.]  (Bot.) 
  One  of  the  great  divisions  of  fungi,  containing  those  species 
  in  which  the  hymenium  is  completely  exposed.  --M.  J.  Berkley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Hymenomycetes 
  n  :  used  in  some  classifications;  usually  coextensive  with  order 
  Agaricales:  mushrooms;  toadstools;  agarics;  bracket  fungi 
  [syn:  {Hymenomycetes},  {class  Hymenomycetes}] 




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