Fuligo

noun
Fu·​li·​go | \ fyüˈlī(ˌ)gō, füˈlē(- \

Definition of Fuligo

: a widely distributed genus of large slime molds with the sporangia gathered in an aethalium and the plasmodium commonly bright yellow

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History and Etymology for Fuligo

New Latin, from Latin, soot

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“Fuligo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fuligo. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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