scolecospore

noun
sco·​le·​co·​spore | \ skōˈlēkəˌspō(ə)r \

Definition of scolecospore

: a slender threadlike spore specifically : such a spore distinguished from one of another type but both produced by the same fungus (as in the genus Phomopsis)

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History and Etymology for scolecospore

scolec- + spore

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“Scolecospore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scolecospore. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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