Sphaceloma

noun Sphac·e·lo·ma \ ˌsfasəˈlōmə \

Definition of Sphaceloma

:a form genus of imperfect fungi that is sometimes included in Gloeosporium but is usually considered as distinct because of the firm acervulus suggestive of a cushion

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Origin and Etymology of sphaceloma

New Latin, from sphacelus + -oma


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