perithecial
adjective see perithecium

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • perithecial — |perə|thēsh(ē)əl, thēsēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin perithecium + English al : of, relating to, or being a perithecium perithecial wall * * * peritheˈcial adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • perithecial — See perithecium. * * * …   Universalium

  • perithecial — peri·the·cial …   English syllables

  • perithecium — perithecial, adj. /per euh thee shee euhm, see euhm/, n., pl. perithecia / shee euh, see euh/. Mycol. the fruiting body of ascomycetous fungi, typically a minute, more or less completely closed, globose or flask shaped body enclosing the asci.… …   Universalium

  • Sordariomycetes — Taxobox name = Sordariomycetes regnum = Fungi divisio = Ascomycota subdivisio = Pezizomycotina classis = Sordariomycetes subdivision ranks = Subclasses Orders subdivision = Hypocreomycetidae:Coronophorales:Halospheriales:Hypocreales:Melanosporales… …   Wikipedia

  • fungus — fungic /fun jik/, adj. funguslike, adj. /fung geuhs/, n., pl. fungi /fun juy, fung guy/, funguses, adj. n. 1. any of a diverse group of eukaryotic single celled or multinucleate organisms that live by decomposing and absorbing the organic… …   Universalium

  • perithecium — noun (plural perithecia) Etymology: New Latin, from peri + Greek thēkion, diminutive of thēkē case more at tick Date: circa 1832 a spherical, cylindrical, or flask shaped hollow fruiting body in various ascomycetous fungi that contains the asci… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rhynie chert — The Rhynie chert is an Early Devonian Lagerstättefound near the village of Rhynie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, containing exceptionally preserved plant, fungus, lichen and animal material petrified in three dimensions by covering with fast setting… …   Wikipedia

  • Hypocreales — Taxobox name = Hypocreales regnum = Fungi divisio = Ascomycota subdivisio = Pezizomycotina classis = Sordariomycetes ordo = Hypocreales subdivision ranks = Families subdivision = Clavicipitaceae Hypocreaceae Nectriaceae Hypocreales is an order of …   Wikipedia

  • Hypocreaceae — Taxobox name = Hypocreaceae regnum = Fungi divisio = Ascomycota subdivisio = Pezizomycotina classis = Sordariomycetes ordo = Hypocreales familia = Hypocreaceae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Gibberella Hypocrea Trichoderma Nectria… …   Wikipedia

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