What is another word for Family Phallaceae?

4 synonyms found


[ fˈamɪli fˈale͡ɪsˌiː], [ fˈamɪli fˈale‍ɪsˌiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i f_ˈa_l_eɪ_s_ˌiː]

The Family Phallaceae, also known as the stinkhorn family, is a group of fungi that are characterized by their phallic or bell-shaped fruiting bodies, which often emit a putrid odor. Synonyms for this family include the Phalloideae and the Clathraceae, which were previously considered separate families but have since been incorporated into the Phallaceae. Members of this family can be found all over the world and are often associated with decomposition and the breakdown of organic matter. Despite their unpleasant smell, some species of the Phallaceae are considered delicacies in certain cultures and are used in traditional medicine.

Related words: fungus family, phallaceae family, fungus of the phallaceae family, fungus in the phallaceae family, fungus genus in the phallaceae family

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    Phallaceae is a family of cud moths. They are larger than most other cud moths, with wingspans of up to two inches. Some phallic species are very colourful, with bright orange, yellow, or red venation on a black or dark ground colour. Other phallic species are more drab, with coloured markings that are less conspicuous. Phallic cud moths are found in North and South America. In North America, they are found from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego. In South America, they are found from Peru to Argentina.

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