urediospore

[yoo-ree-dee-uh-spawr, -spohr]

noun Mycology.

the spore of the rust fungi that appears between the aeciospore and the teliospore, commonly the summer spore.

Nearby words

  1. ureapoiesis,
  2. urease,
  3. urecchysis,
  4. uredema,
  5. uredinium,
  6. uredium,
  7. uredo,
  8. uredo stage,
  9. uredosorus,
  10. uredospore

Also u·re·do·spore [yoo-ree-duh-spawr, -spohr] /yʊˈri dəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/.

Origin of urediospore

First recorded in 1870–75; uredi(um) + -o- + spore

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