Entomophthorales

plural noun

En·​to·​moph·​tho·​ra·​les
-ā(ˌ)lēz
: an order of phycomycetous fungi (subclass Zygomycetes) coextensive with the family Entomophthoraceae

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Entomophthora + -ales

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“Entomophthorales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Entomophthorales. Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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