aecium definition

  • noun:
    • A cuplike structure of some rust fungi which contains stores of aeciospores.
    • A cuplike fruiting construction of some parasitic fungi (rusts) which has chains of aeciospores.
    • fruiting human body of some rust fungi bearing stores of aeciospores

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