Definition of Plectomycetes
1. Noun. Class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a cleistothecium (it releases spores only on decay or disintegration).
Generic synonyms: Class
Group relationships: Ascomycota, Ascomycotina, Subdivision Ascomycota, Subdivision Ascomycotina
Member holonyms: Aspergillales, Eurotiales, Order Aspergillales, Order Eurotiales
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Plectomycetes Images