T - Mycology Terms
[ tak-son-uh-mee ]
The scientific classification of organisms.
[ tee-lee-uh-spawr ]
A think-walled spore found in rust and smut fungi; remain dormant during the winter.
[ thal-uh s ]
The entire vegetative body of an organism; Typically referring to mycelium or lichen.
Could also be called thalloid, thallodal, thalliform, thalline, or thallose
A common name for any cap mushroom. Sometimes referring to poisonous mushrooms.
The famous Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) is often depicted as a toadstool.
[ tuh-men-tohs ]
Densely covered with matted hairs.
All types of mushroom cap surfaces.
[ trey-muh ]
The fleshly tissue found inside a mushroom cap comprised of hypha.
[ truhng-keyt ]
Cut off at the end.
A hollow cylindrical structure used for spore dispersal and its orifices is a pore.
Found in bolete and polypore fungi.