Definition of Order Hymenogastrales
1. Noun. An order of fungi belonging to the class Gasteromycetes; has a distinct basidiocarp with a fleshy or waxy gleba (sometimes placed in subclass Homobasidiomycetes).
Generic synonyms: Fungus Order
Member holonyms: Family Rhizopogonaceae, Rhizopogonaceae
Group relationships: Class Gasteromycetes, Class Gastromycetes, Gasteromycetes, Gastromycetes
Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Hymenogastrales
Literary usage of Order Hymenogastrales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Essentials of College Botany by Charles Edwin Bessey, Ernst Athearn Bessey (1914)
"The lowest of the Basidium-fungi, the False Tubers (Order HYMENOGASTRALES) are subterranean plants, with subterranean truffle-like, fleshy fruits, ..."