fimicolous

fimicolous

(fɪˈmɪkələs)
adj
(Botany) biology (esp of fungi) growing in or on dung
[C19: from Latin fimus dung + colere to inhabit]
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In his concept of the Pezizales Korf [10] placed those operculate discomycetes that are fimicolous with ascocarps reduced in size and complexity, possessing non-amyloid, with smooth, hyaline ascospores in the Pyronemataceae tribe Theleboleae while Eckblad [8] would treat this taxon at the family level.
FIMICOLOUS A Growing on dung B Fringing C Extreme judgement who am I?