Rhipidiaceae

plural noun
Rhi·pid·i·a·ce·ae | \rə̇ˌpidēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Rhipidiaceae 

: a family of phycomycetous fungi (order Leptomitales) that have the thallus differentiated into holdfast, basal cell, and hyphal branches

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History and Etymology for Rhipidiaceae

New Latin, from Rhipidium, type genus + -aceae

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