Saprolegniales

plural noun Sap·ro·leg·ni·a·les

Definition of Saprolegniales

: an order of chiefly aquatic fungi (class Phycomycetes) having a well-developed mycelium, both sexual and asexual reproduction, biflagellate zoospores, and no periplasm in the oogonia and comprising the water molds — see diplanetic

saprolegnious

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of saprolegniales

New Latin, from Saprolegnia + -ales


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