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Phytomonas

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noun Phy·tom·o·nas \ fī-ˈtäm-ə-nəs \

medical Definition of Phytomonas

:a genus of flagellates of the family Trypanosomatidae that are morphologically similar to members of the genus Leptomonas but alternate between a hemipterous insect and usually a latex plant as hosts

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