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Descriptor English: Basidiomycota
Descriptor Spanish: Basidiomycota
Descriptor Portuguese: Basidiomycota
Descriptor French: Basidiomycota
Entry term(s): Basidiomycete
Basidiomycetes
Basidiomycotas
Tree number(s): B01.300.179
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001487
Scope note: A phylum of fungi that produce their sexual spores (basidiospores) on the outside of the basidium. It includes forms commonly known as mushrooms, boletes, puffballs, earthstars, stinkhorns, bird's-nest fungi, jelly fungi, bracket or shelf fungi, and rust and smut fungi.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 99; see BASIDIOMYCETES 1963-98
History Note: 99
DeCS ID: 1509
Unique ID: D001487
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Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Basidiomycota - Preferred
Concept UI M0002217
Scope note A phylum of fungi that produce their sexual spores (basidiospores) on the outside of the basidium. It includes forms commonly known as mushrooms, boletes, puffballs, earthstars, stinkhorns, bird's-nest fungi, jelly fungi, bracket or shelf fungi, and rust and smut fungi.
Preferred term Basidiomycota
Entry term(s) Basidiomycete
Basidiomycetes
Basidiomycotas



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