Definition of Family Auriculariaceae
1. Noun. Fungi having gelatinous sporophores.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Family
Group relationships: Order Tremellales, Tremellales
Member holonyms: Auricularia, Genus Auricularia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Auriculariaceae
Literary usage of Family Auriculariaceae
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1. Moulds, Mildews, and Mushrooms: A Guide to the Systematic Study of the Fungi by Lucien Marcus Underwood (1899)
"The family AURICULARIACEAE with us contains Auricularia, the Jew's ear, a gelatinous ear like fungus growing singly or in clustered masses on Sambucus, ..."
2. Contributions from the New York Botanical Garden by New York Botanical Garden (1902)
"Family AURICULARIACEAE AURICULARIA AURICULA-JUDAE (L.) Schroet. Growing in large quantities in certain localities. ..."