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molds (fungi)
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
A fungus with visible downy mycelium upon which powdery conidia can be seen.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/41816.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/41816
Used For
moulds (fungi)
Broader Term
fungi
Related Term
gray mold
postharvest diseases
snow molds
sooty molds
Spanish
moho (hongo)
Term Number
41816