catenulate


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catenulate

(kəˈtɛnjʊˌleɪt; -lɪt)
adj
(Biology) (of certain spores) formed in a row or chain
[C19: from Latin catēnula, diminutive of catēna chain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.catenulate - arrange in a series of rings or chains, as for spores
arrange, set up - put into a proper or systematic order; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"
Adj.1.catenulate - having a chainlike form; "catenulate bacterial cell colonies"
formed - having or given a form or shape
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Bioremediation ofoil-contaminated soil using Candida catenulate and food waste.
8 mm wide, erumpent, powdery, without peridium, orange-yellowish fading to pale yellow; urediniospores 25-32 x 16-24 [micro]m, broadly ellipsoid to subglobose or angular, catenulate, coarsely verrucose, wall 1.
Teliospores catenulate, globose to oblong, 18 x 18-21 [micro]m, orange yellowish, minutely verrucose, wall 1-1.