Colletotrichum

noun
Col·le·tot·ri·chum | \ˌkäləˈtä‧trə̇kəm\

Definition of Colletotrichum 

: large and widely distributed form genus of imperfect fungi (family Melanconiaceae) having the conidia borne in erumpent acervuli surrounded by setae — compare anthracnose

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History and Etymology for Colletotrichum

New Latin, from colleto- (from Greek kollētos glued, from kollan to glue) + -trichum (from Greek trich-, thrix hairs)

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