Definition of Pezizaceae
1. Noun. Large family comprising many typical cup fungi.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Family
Group relationships: Order Pezizales, Pezizales
Member holonyms: Genus Peziza, Peziza, Genus Plectania, Plectania
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pezizaceae
Literary usage of Pezizaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Moulds, Mildews, and Mushrooms: A Guide to the Systematic Study of the Fungi by Lucien Marcus Underwood (1899)
"Pezizaceae. > Asci projected from the ascoma at maturity. Family 3. ... Our genera of Pezizaceae which contain many of the more conspicuous of the fleshy ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1900)
"... of the Pezizaceae. His summary of results is in part as follows : " If we compare now the methods of spore- ..."
3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1896)
"... Notes on the family Pezizaceae of Schroter, by Elias J. Durand ; What should constitute a type specimen,by SM Tracy; ..."