What is another word for ustilaginaceae?

3 synonyms found


[ ˈʌstɪlˌad͡ʒɪnˌe͡ɪsiː], [ ˈʌstɪlˌad‍ʒɪnˌe‍ɪsiː], [ ˈʌ_s_t_ɪ_l_ˌa_dʒ_ɪ_n_ˌeɪ_s_iː]

Ustilaginaceae is a fungal family known for causing diseases in plants, including fruits and grains. This family is also known as smut fungi, due to the black powdery appearance of the fungal spores. Although not a widely recognized term, a few synonyms for Ustilaginaceae include Tilletiaceae and Sporisorpsiellaaceae. These terms have been used interchangeably in the past, and they all refer to the same fungal family. Understanding these synonyms is important for researchers, pathologists and agronomists who study plant diseases, as knowledge of fungal taxonomy is essential for effective disease management and control.

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What are the hypernyms for Ustilaginaceae?

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What are the hyponyms for Ustilaginaceae?

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What are the holonyms for Ustilaginaceae?

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What are the meronyms for Ustilaginaceae?

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