: a genus of imperfect fungi (family Moniliaceae) parasitic on various insect larvae and characterized by abundant chlamydospore production and verticillate conidiophores forming nonseptate hyaline spores

Word History


New Latin, from Greek sōros heap + spora seed + New Latin -ella

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“Sorosporella.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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