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entomophthora (s) (noun), entomophthoras (pl)
A genus of fungi, subdivision zygomycotina and the order entomorphthorales.
They are primarily parasites of insects and spiders, but have been found to cause mycotic infections of the nose in people and horses.
Zygomycotina are a subdivision of fungi, formerly included in the phycomycetes, usually saprophytic or parasitic, especially for insects.
This entry is located in the following unit: entomo-, entom- (page 2)