: 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

Word History


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

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“Physalospora.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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