Laboulbenia

noun La·boul·be·nia \ ləˌbülˈbēnēə , ˌlaˌb- , ˌläˌb- \

Definition of Laboulbenia

:the type genus of the family Laboulbeniaceae

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Origin and Etymology of laboulbenia

New Latin, from Jean J. A. Laboulbène †1898 French physician and entomologist + New Latin -ia


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