Nematospora

noun
Nem·​a·​tos·​po·​ra | \ ˌneməˈtäspərə; ˌnemətəˈspōrə, nə̇ˌmat- \

Definition of Nematospora

: a genus of yeasts (family Saccharomycetaceae) having ascospores with needle-shaped, fusiform, or threadlike nonvibratile extensions

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History and Etymology for Nematospora

New Latin, from nemat- + -spora

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“Nematospora.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nematospora. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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