penicillia


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penicillia

(pĕn′ĭ-sĭl′ē-ə)
n.
A plural of penicillium.
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There was now only one strategy left; to attempt to isolate penicillia from samples of soil, compost and rotting vegetation.
The Penicillia were among 1,300 different microscopic fungi found growing in a collection of wood-decay specimens.
The most common cheese mold--the green or blue-green penicillia and white "dairy mold"--are not toxin producers.
Taxonomy and nomenclature of Penicillia in relation to their sclerotioid ascocarpic states," Persoonia-Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Fungi, 4: 391-405.