- An aquatic fungus which can attack the bodies of fish and other aquatic animals.
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- Genus Saprolegnia, subdivision Mastigomycotina
- If untreated, Saprolegnia will cause death by osmoregulatory failure.
modern Latin, from sapro- 'of decay' + Greek legnon 'border'.
More definitions of saprolegniaDefinition of saprolegnia in:
- The US English dictionary