meaning of ascomycota

ascomycota meaning in General Dictionary

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  • a phylum of greater fungi coextensive using the class Ascomycetes It comprises Hemiascomycetes Plectomycetes Pyrenomycetes Discomycetessac fungi in a few category methods it is considered a division regarding the kingdom Fungi
  • a sizable subdivision of Eumycota including Hemiascomycetes and Plectomycetes and Pyrenomycetes and Discomycetes; sac fungi; in some classification methods considered an unit of this kingdom Fungi