Myriangium

noun
Myr·​i·​an·​gi·​um | \ ˌmirēˈanjēəm \

Definition of Myriangium

: a genus of ascomycetous fungi (order Myriangiales) having asci borne at different levels in the stroma and including several forms that are parasitic on insects (as scales)

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New Latin, from myri- + -angium

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“Myriangium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Myriangium. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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