plural noun
Eu·​ascomycetes | \ (¦)yüˌ(w)+- \

Definition of Euascomycetes

in some classifications
: a subclass of the Ascomycetes having the asci borne in or on an ascocarp and usually from ascogenous hyphae — compare hemiascomycetes , protoascomycetes

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History and Etymology for Euascomycetes

New Latin, from eu- + Ascomycetes

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“Euascomycetes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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