Ascolichenes

plural noun As·co·li·che·nes

Definition of Ascolichenes

:a group of lichens comprising all those in which the fungal component is an ascomycete — compare basidiolichenes , discolichen, pyrenolichen

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Origin and Etymology of ascolichenes

New Latin, from asc- + Lichenes


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