Definition of Tuberales

1. Noun. Small order of fungi belonging to the subdivision Ascomycota having closed underground ascocarps.


Lexicographical Neighbors of Tuberales

Tsushima
Tsuu T'ina
Tsuut'ina
Tswana
Tts.
Ttujur
Tuamotu Archipelago
Tuapse
Tuareg
Tuaregs
Tuatha De
Tuatha De Danann
Tuatha Dé Danann
Tube
Tuberaceae
Tuberales
Tubercularia
Tuberculariaceae
Tubigrip
Tubinger perimeter
Tubman
Tubuai Islands
Tubulidentata
Tucana
Tucano
Tuchman
Tucker
Tucker-McLean forceps
Tucson
Tudor

Literary usage of Tuberales

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

1. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1910)
"(e) tuberales These are the truffles, whose mycelium is entirely subterranean in humous soil. A remarkable subterranean, tuber-like, fleshy ascocarp ..."

2. Moulds, Mildews, and Mushrooms: A Guide to the Systematic Study of the Fungi by Lucien Marcus Underwood (1899)
"tuberales. The members of this order are subterranean fungi resembling tubers. ... The two families of tuberales are distinguished as follows : Ascocarps ..."

3. The Mushroom Book: A Popular Guide to the Identification and Study of Our by Nina Lovering Marshall (1904)
"Paraphyses Asci and paraphyses ORDER tuberales—TRUFFLES The order tuberales contains the truffles, which are subterranean fungi, ranging in size from an ..."

4. Register by University of California, Berkeley, California, University (1915)
"Thesis: A revision of the tuberales of California. Corvallis, Oregon Richard Morris Holman Botany, Chemistry Oakland AB (Stanford University) 1907. ..."

5. The Fungi which Cause Plant Disease by Frank Lincoln Stevens (1913)
"tuberales. Asci collected in a cylindric or globose perithecium Perithecia sessile, solitary and free, or united and embedded in a stroma Asci arranged at ..."

6. Pharmaceutical Botany by Heber Wilkinson Youngken, Francis Edward Stewart (1914)
"... the yeasts (Saccharomycetes) (position doubtful). Order 2. Pezizales or cup fungi. Ex.: Peziza and Ascobolus. Order 3. tuberales, the truffles. ..."

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