Lechanorales
Lechanorales Lechanorales n. (Biol.) A category used in some classification systems for all lichens that produce apothecia.

Syn: order {Lechanorales}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Lechanorales — noun category used in some classification systems for all lichens that produce apothecia • Syn: ↑order Lechanorales • Hypernyms: ↑fungus order • Member Holonyms: ↑Lichenes, ↑division Lichenes …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Lechanorales — noun category used in some classification systems for all lichens that produce apothecia • Syn: ↑Lechanorales • Hypernyms: ↑fungus order • Member Holonyms: ↑Lichenes, ↑division Lichenes …   Useful english dictionary

  • division Lichenes — noun comprising the lichens which grow symbiotically with algae; sometimes treated as an independent group more or less coordinate with algae and fungi • Syn: ↑Lichenes • Hypernyms: ↑division • Member Holonyms: ↑Fungi, ↑kingdom Fungi, ↑fungus… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fungus order — noun the order of fungi • Hypernyms: ↑order • Hyponyms: ↑Erysiphales, ↑order Erysiphales, ↑Sphaeriales, ↑order Sphaeriales, ↑Hypocreales, ↑order Hypocreales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lichenes — noun comprising the lichens which grow symbiotically with algae; sometimes treated as an independent group more or less coordinate with algae and fungi • Syn: ↑division Lichenes • Hypernyms: ↑division • Member Holonyms: ↑Fungi, ↑kingdom Fungi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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