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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“Sporobolomycetaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sporobolomycetaceae. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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