• WordNet 3.6
    • n Tubercularia type genus of the Tuberculariaceae; fungi with nodules of red or pink conidia; some cause diebacks of woody plants
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tubercularia A genus of hyphomycetous fungi, having the conidia in filiform, usually branched sporophores, which are ovoid or oblong, hyaline, and typically solitary. The species, of which more than 60 are known, are not well characterized, T. vulgaris, one of the commonest forms, occurs on trees or shrubs, as of the genera Corylus, Prunus, Rubus, etc.
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