Dothiorella

noun
Do·​thi·​o·​rel·​la | \ ˌdōthēəˈrelə \

Definition of Dothiorella

: a form genus of imperfect fungi (family Sphaeriopsidaceae) characterized by single-celled hyaline spores (grouped in superficial stromata) of the pycnidia

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History and Etymology for Dothiorella

New Latin, irregular from Greek dothiōn, dothiēn small abscess, boil + New Latin -ella

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“Dothiorella.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dothiorella. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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