Gymnoconia

noun
Gym·no·co·nia | \ˌjimnəˈkōnēə\

Definition of Gymnoconia 

: a genus of rusts (order Uredinales) having naked aecial sori and 2-celled teliospores and including a rust (G. interstitialis) of the raspberry and blackberry

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History and Etymology for Gymnoconia

New Latin, from gymn- + Greek konis dust + New Latin -ia

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