Definition of Clavariaceae
1. Noun. Fleshy fungi: coral fungi.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Family
Member holonyms: Coral Fungus
Group relationships: Agaricales, Order Agaricales
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clavariaceae
Literary usage of Clavariaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Moulds, Mildews, and Mushrooms: A Guide to the Systematic Study of the Fungi by Lucien Marcus Underwood (1899)
"Superficially they resemble some of simple club fungi (clavariaceae) with which indeed the earlier mycologists united them. ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1906)
"... Thelephoraceae 18 and clavariaceae 11. This pamphlet should prove useful to beginners in the study of the larger fungi in Connecticut, ..."
3. Studies of American Fungi: Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, Etc by George Francis Atkinson (1900)
"4334, CU herbarium) collected at Blowing Rock, NC, during September, 1899. CHAPTER XI. CORAL FUNGI: clavariaceae. This family is a very characteristic one, ..."