maculicolous

adjective mac·u·lic·o·lous \ ¦makyə¦likələs \
variants: or less commonly maculicole \ˈmakyələˌkōl, məˈkyüləˌ-\

Definition of maculicolous

of a fungus
:having pycnidia produced in localized masses so as to form definite spots on a host plant

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Origin and Etymology of maculicolous

macul- + -colous or -cole


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