Melanconiales

plural noun
Mel·an·co·ni·a·les

Definition of Melanconiales 

: an order of imperfect fungi that have the conidia borne in acervuli which are either immersed or erumpent and that are parasites of higher plants — see anthracnose, melanconiaceae

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New Latin, from Melanconium + -ales

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