cleistothecium


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to cleistothecium: apothecium, perithecium, perithecia

cleis·to·the·ci·um

(klīs'tō-thē'sē-ŭm),
In fungi, an ascocarp that is closed, with randomly dispersed asci.
[G. kleistos, enclosed, + thēkē, box]
Mentioned in ?