microconidium

noun
mi·​cro·​co·​nid·​i·​um | \-kə-ˈnid-ē-əm \
plural microconidia\ -​ē-​ə \

Medical Definition of microconidium 

: a conidium of the smaller of two types produced by the same species and often differing in shape (as in members of the genus Fusarium) — compare macroconidium

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