Definitions for paecilomyces

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word paecilomyces

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Paecilomyces

    Paecilomyces is a genus of nematophagous fungus which kills harmful nematodes by pathogenesis, causing disease in the nematodes. Therefore the fungus can be used as a bio-nematicide to control nematodes by applying it to soil.

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Paecilomyces

    A mitosporic fungal genus occasionally causing human diseases such as pulmonary infections, mycotic keratitis, endocarditis, and opportunistic infections. Its teleomorph is BYSSOCHLAMYS.


Find a translation for the paecilomyces definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these paecilomyces definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"paecilomyces." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 24 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for paecilomyces? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for paecilomyces:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.