Physalospora

noun
Physa·​los·​po·​ra

Definition of Physalospora

: a genus of fungi (family Mycosphaerellaceae) with hyaline ovoid to oblong nonseptate ascospores including some species that were formerly placed in the form genus Sphaeropsis — see black rot

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History and Etymology for Physalospora

New Latin, from physalo- (irregular from Greek physalles bladder, bubble) + -spora

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“Physalospora.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Physalospora. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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