Sporobolomycetaceae

plural noun
Spo·rob·o·lo·my·ce·ta·ce·ae | \ spəˌräbəlōˌmīsəˈtāsēˌē \

Definition of Sporobolomycetaceae 

: a family of imperfect fungi (order Moniliales) characterized by scanty mycelium and propagation by both budding and repetition

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History and Etymology for Sporobolomycetaceae

New Latin, from Sporobolomycet-, Sporobolomyces, type genus (from spor- + Greek -bolos + New Latin -mycet-, -myces) + -aceae

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