Definition of Order Tuberales
1. Noun. Small order of fungi belonging to the subdivision Ascomycota having closed underground ascocarps.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Order
Member holonyms: Family Tuberaceae, Tuberaceae
Group relationships: Ascomycota, Ascomycotina, Subdivision Ascomycota, Subdivision Ascomycotina
Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Tuberales
Literary usage of Order Tuberales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Mushroom Book: A Popular Guide to the Identification and Study of Our by Nina Lovering Marshall (1904)
"... ones which are attractive either from an edible or an artistic standpoint. Asci ..Paraphyses Asci and paraphyses order Tuberales—TRUFFLES The order ..."
2. A College Text-book of Botany: Being an Enlargement of the Author's by George Francis Atkinson (1905)
"... others it is shaped like a clam shell, the asci being inside. Example, Hystero- graphium common on dry, dead, decorticated sticks. 449. order Tuberales ..."
3. A Laboratory Manual of High School Botany by Frederic Edward Clements, Irving Samuel Cutter (1900)
"Have you seen a similar fungus on any other plant? How can the spores escape from the perithecium? (f. 99, p. 176.) order Tuberales FAMILY ..."