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Noun: Gasteromycetes
  1. Fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi
    - class Gasteromycetes, Gastromycetes, class Gastromycetes
Noun: gasteromycete
  1. Any fungus of the class Gasteromycetes
    - gastromycete

Type of: class, fungus

Part of: Basidiomycota, Basidiomycotina, subdivision Basidiomycota, subdivision Basidiomycotina

Encyclopedia: Gasteromycetes