gasteromycetesmedical dictionary

<botany> An order of fungi, in which the spores are borne inside a sac called the peridium, as in the puffballs.

Origin: NL, from Gr. Stomach + a mushroom.

(01 Mar 1998)

Gass, J. Donald, Gastaut, Henri, gaster < Prev | Next > Gasterophilidae, Gasterophilus, gasteropod

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