Definition of Genus candida
1. Noun. A genus of yeastlike imperfect fungi; sometimes included in genus Monilia of the family Moniliaceae.
Group relationships: Moniliales, Order Moniliales
Member holonyms: Candida, Candida Albicans, Monilia Albicans
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Candida
Literary usage of Genus candida
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1. Code of Federal Regulations: Parts 170 to 199 Revised as of April 1, 2005 by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"Genus: Candida. Species: lipolytica. (2) The taxonomic characteristics of the culture agree in essential with the standard description for Candida ..."