Labyrinthulales

plural noun

Lab·​y·​rin·​thu·​la·​les
: an obscure order of Myxomycetes comprising Labyrinthula and a few related parasites of aquatic plants when these are considered plants rather than protozoans

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Labyrinthula + -ales

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“Labyrinthulales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Labyrinthulales. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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