What is another word for Genus Dacrymyces?

2 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs dˈakɹɪmˌa͡ɪsɪz], [ d‍ʒˈɛnəs dˈakɹɪmˌa‍ɪsɪz], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s d_ˈa_k_ɹ_ɪ_m_ˌaɪ_s_ɪ_z]

Genus Dacrymyces is a group of fungi that belong to the family Dacrymycetaceae. Commonly known as the "tear-drop fungi", these organisms are characterized by their gelatinous texture and their droplet-like appearance. The genus includes various species that are found in different parts of the world, such as Dacrymyces palmatus, Dacrymyces stillatus, and Dacrymyces chrysospermus. Some synonyms for Genus Dacrymyces include "jelly fungi", "witches' butter", and "amber jelly roll". These terms are used to describe the unique physical properties of the fungus, as well as their ethereal appearance. Despite being commonly used, these synonyms may refer to other species of fungi that are similar in appearance but belong to different genera.

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How to use "Genus dacrymyces" in context?

The Genus Dacrymyces contains the pathogens responsible for several diseases of the silkworm, including fleece disease, dollar spot, and fibrillin gigantism. These pathogens are small, spore-forming, nitrogen-fixing bacteria that can cause serious damage to the silkworm's nervous system and reproductive system.

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