Hostimella

noun Hos·ti·mel·la \ˌhästəˈmelə\

Definition of Hostimella

  1. :  a form genus of fossil plants based on naked sporangia that are now commonly believed to be the fruiting structures of plants of the genus Asteroxylon

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Origin and Etymology of hostimella

New Latin, from Hostim, Czechoslovakia, its locality + New Latin -ella


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