from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A suborder of zygomycetous fungi of the order Mucorini, typified by the genus Mucor. They are mostly saprophytic, occurring on bread, fruits, saccharine fluids, excrement of animals, etc. Sometimes called Mucorei.
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