Blastocladiales

plural noun
Blas·​to·​cla·​di·​a·​les | \ -ˈā(ˌ)lēz \

Definition of Blastocladiales

: an order of fungi (subclass Oomycetes) having a eucarpic thallus and carrying out asexual reproduction by thick-walled often punctate resting spores that produce zoospores upon germination

History and Etymology for Blastocladiales

New Latin, from Blastocladia + -ales

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“Blastocladiales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Blastocladiales. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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