Definition of Genus peziza

1. Noun. Type genus of the Pezizaceae: a variety of cup fungus.

Exact synonyms: Peziza
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

genus Perognathus
genus Peromyscus
genus Peronospora
genus Persea
genus Persoonia
genus Pertusaria
genus Petasites
genus Petaurista
genus Petaurus
genus Petrocoptis
genus Petrogale
genus Petromyzon
genus Petroselinum
genus Petteria
genus Petunia
genus Peziza
genus Pezophaps
genus Phacelia
genus Phacochoerus
genus Phaethon
genus Phaius
genus Phalacrocorax
genus Phalaenopsis
genus Phalaenoptilus
genus Phalanger
genus Phalangium
genus Phalaris
genus Phalaropus
genus Phallus
genus Pharomacrus

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. ..."

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