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Related to Hyphomycetes: Coelomycetes
the mycelial (hyphal) fungi, i.e., the molds.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A class of fungi that includes all of the filamentous members of the Fungi Imperfecti that form neither acervuli nor pycnidia. No sexual reproduction occurs; most members of this group produce asexual spores.
[G. hyphe, web, + mykēs, fungus]
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