Myriangium

noun Myr·i·an·gi·um \ˌmirēˈanjēəm\

Definition of Myriangium

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of myriangium

New Latin, from myri- + -angium


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