Pyrenopeziza

noun
Py·​re·​no·​peziza | \ pī¦rē(ˌ)nō+ \

Definition of Pyrenopeziza

: a genus of fungi (family Mollisiaceae) that is similar to Pseudopeziza except in having dark-colored apothecia and that includes several parasites of economic plants

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New Latin, from pyren- + Peziza

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“Pyrenopeziza.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pyrenopeziza. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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