Definition of Endomycetales
1. Noun. Fungi having a zygote or a single cell developing directly into an ascus.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Order
Group relationships: Class Hemiascomycetes, Hemiascomycetes
Member holonyms: Family Saccharomycetaceae, Saccharomycetaceae, Yeast, Family Schizosaccharomycetaceae, Schizosaccharomycetaceae
Medical Definition of Endomycetales
1. An order of mostly saprophytic ascomycetous fungi. (12 Dec 1998)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Endomycetales
Literary usage of Endomycetales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1890)
"The true yeasts, those which produce ascospores and form no mycelium, are placed in the family Saccharomycetaceae, order endomycetales, class Ascomycetes. ..."
2. Biotechnology: Plant Nutrition: A Bibliography, January 1988-April 1993 by Janet Saunders (1994)
"Language: English Descriptors: endomycetales; Genes; Cloning; Restriction mapping; Nucleotide sequences; Amino acid sequences; Prediction; Southern blotting ..."