HyperDic: eumycota

English > 1 sense of the word Eumycota:
NOUNplantEumycota, division Eumycotatrue fungi
English > Eumycota: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningtrue fungi; eukaryotic heterotrophic walled organisms; distinguished from Myxomycota (funguslike slime molds): comprises subdivisions Mastigomycotina; Zygomycotina; Ascomycotina; Basidiomycotina; Deuteromycotina (imperfect fungi).
Synonymdivision Eumycota
Member ofFungi, kingdom Fungi, fungus kingdomThe taxonomic kingdom including yeast, molds, smuts, mushrooms, and toadstools
MembersAscomycota, subdivision Ascomycota, Ascomycotina, subdivision AscomycotinaA large subdivision of Eumycota including Hemiascomycetes and Plectomycetes and Pyrenomycetes and Discomycetes
Basidiomycota, subdivision Basidiomycota, Basidiomycotina, subdivision BasidiomycotinaComprises fungi bearing the spores on a basidium
Deuteromycota, subdivision Deuteromycota, Deuteromycotina, Fungi imperfecti, subdivision Deuteromycotinalarge and heterogeneous form division of fungi comprising forms for which no sexually reproductive stage is known
Eumycetes, class Eumycetescategory used in some classifications
Mastigomycota, subdivision Mastigomycota, Mastigomycotina, subdivision Mastigomycotinafungi in which the spores and gametes are motile
Zygomycota, subdivision Zygomycota, Zygomycotina, subdivision Zygomycotinadivision of fungi having sexually produced zygospores
true fungusAny of numerous fungi of the division Eumycota
Broaderdivision(botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum
SpanishEumycota

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