stomatopodium

noun stoma·to·po·di·um \ˌstōmətōˈpōdēəm, ˌstäm-\

Definition of stomatopodium

plural

stomatopodia

\-ēə\
  1. :  a hypha of a parasitic fungus that passes through a stoma and commonly forms specialized haustoria within a parasitized leaf

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Origin and Etymology of stomatopodium

New Latin, from stomat- + -podium


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