Definition of Genus Urocystis

1. Noun. A genus of smut fungi belonging to the family Tilletiaceae.

Exact synonyms: Urocystis
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Family Tilletiaceae, Tilletiaceae
Member holonyms: Flag Smut Fungus

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Urocystis

genus Tyrannus
genus Tyto
genus Uca
genus Uintatherium
genus Ulex
genus Ulmus
genus Ulva
genus Uma
genus Umbellularia
genus Umbrina
genus Unio
genus Upupa
genus Urginea
genus Uria
genus Urocyon
genus Urocystis (current term)
genus Urophycis
genus Uropsilus
genus Urosaurus
genus Ursinia
genus Ursus
genus Urtica
genus Usnea
genus Ustilaginoidea
genus Ustilago
genus Uta
genus Utahraptor
genus Utricularia
genus Uvularia
genus Vaccaria

Literary usage of Genus Urocystis

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science edited by Biologists Limited, The Company of. (1877)
"... it consists of several cells united together resembling somewhat the genus Urocystis ; they are beset with remarkable prominences reminding one of the ..."

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