Definitions for tuberaceae

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tuberaceae, family Tuberaceae(noun)

    family of fungi whose ascocarps resemble tubers and vary in size from that of an acorn to that of a large apple


  1. Tuberaceae

    The Tuberaceae are a family of mycorrhizal fungi. It includes the genus Tuber, which includes the so-called "true" truffles. It was characterized by the Belgian botanist Barthélemy Charles Joseph du Mortier in 1822. A molecular study of ribosomal DNA by mycologist Kerry O'Donnell in 1997 found that a small clade now redefined as Helvellaceae is most closely related to the Tuberaceae.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tuberaceae in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tuberaceae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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