Melanconiales - definition of Melanconiales by The Free Dictionary
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|n. pl.||1.||(Bot.) The smallest of the three orders of Fungi Imperfecti, including those with no asci nor pycnidia, but as a rule having the spores in cavities without special walls. They cause many of the plant diseases known as anthracnose.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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W3's definition is the highly informative: 'a form genus of imperfect fungi (order Melanconiales
) having hyaline 2-celled spores'.
Hippodamia convergens (Coleoptera: Cooccinellidae) dissemination of dogwood anthracnose fungus (Melanconiales