Uncinula

noun Un·cin·u·la \ ˌənˈsinyələ \

Definition of Uncinula

:a genus of powdery mildews (family Erysiphaceae) having perithecia with several asci and simple or rarely forked appendages hooked or coiled at the apex

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Origin and Etymology of uncinula

New Latin, from Latin uncinus hook + -ula


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