Olpidiaster

noun
Ol·​pid·​i·​as·​ter

Definition of Olpidiaster

: a genus of fungi (family Olpidiaceae) resembling Olpidium but having a sporangium without a neck

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History and Etymology for Olpidiaster

New Latin, from Olpidium + -aster

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“Olpidiaster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Olpidiaster. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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