Mycelia Sterilia

plural noun
My·​ce·​lia Ste·​ril·​ia | \ mī¦sēlēəstəˈrilēə \

Definition of Mycelia Sterilia

: a group that is usually considered more or less equivalent to an order and that comprises genera of imperfect fungi having no known spore stage and producing sclerotia, rhizomorphs, or simply mycelial masses — see ozonium , rhizoctonia, sclerotium

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History and Etymology for Mycelia Sterilia

New Latin, literally, sterile mycelia

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“Mycelia Sterilia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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