• Definition for "lycoperdon"
    • A genus of gasteromycetous fungi, created by Tournefort…
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    • The ancients called the Truffle _lycoperdon_,…
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lycoperdon definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of gasteromycetous fungi, created by Tournefort in 1700, and typical associated with the order Lycoperdace√¶.
    • genus of fungi whose fruiting body tapers toward a base consisting of spongy mycelium
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