Definition of Genus peziza
1. Noun. Type genus of the Pezizaceae: a variety of cup fungus.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Family Pezizaceae, Pezizaceae
Member holonyms: Peziza Domicilina, Blood Cup, Fairy Cup, Peziza Coccinea
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Peziza
Literary usage of Genus peziza
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1. Transactions of the Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club by Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club, Hereford, England, G. H. Jack (1874)
"Alluding to the genus Peziza as hitherto constituted, ... There is as good reason, proceeds the author, for the division of the genus peziza as there is for ..."
2. Fungi; Their Nature and Uses by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke (1880)
"... and Leotia in swampy places, and Geoglossum amongst grass. The very large genus Peziza is divided into groups, ..."
3. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"... the large genus Peziza may be cited. They are met with chiefly on decaying vegetable matter, and in the various species the disc or cup—the fertile ..."
4. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1905)
"Distinguished from the genus Peziza by the globose spores. Plants were abundant during the autumn of 1904 on burnt places. ..."
5. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1905)
"Distinguished from the genus Peziza by the globose spores. Plants wer"« abundant during the autumn of 1904 on burnt places- This species and ..."
6. Philosophy of the Unconscious: Speculative Results According to the by Eduard von Hartmann (1893)
"Others were generally reckoned to the vegetable world, thus, especially, eg, several specimens of the synonymous genus Peziza, so rich in species. ..."