Coelomomyces

noun Coe·lo·mo·my·ces \ˌsē(ˌ)lōməˈmīˌsēz, -lə-, sə̇ˌlō-\

Definition of Coelomomyces

  1. :  a genus (coextensive with the family Coelomomycetaceae of the order Blastocladiales) of water molds that have naked mycelium without rhizoids and that live as parasites on insects (as mosquitoes)

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Origin and Etymology of coelomomyces

New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary coelom + New Latin -o- + -myces


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