Sordariales

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Sordariales
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Chaetomium sp.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Sordariales
Families

The Sordariales are an order of fungi within the class Sordariomycetes (also known as Pyrenomycetes), subdivision Pezizomycotina, division Ascomycota.

Most Sordariales are saprobic, producing solitary perithecial ascomata. They are commonly found on dung or decaying plant matter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kendrick, Bryce (2000). The Fifth Kingdom (3rd ed.). Focus Publishing. p. 59. ISBN 978-1-58510-022-4.