Cylindrosporium

noun
Cy·​lin·​dro·​spo·​ri·​um | \ sə̇ˌlindrōˈspōrēəm \

Definition of Cylindrosporium

: a genus of imperfect fungi (family Melanconiaceae) producing hyaline filiform conidia in acervuli and including many forms that cause leaf and fruit spot diseases and some that are now known to be stages in the life cycles of other fungi — compare coccomyces

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History and Etymology for Cylindrosporium

New Latin, from cylindr- + -sporium

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“Cylindrosporium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cylindrosporium. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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