One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Designating, relating to, or characteristic of lichens of the genus Peltigera, which have disc-shaped apothecia, or the group to which they belong.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From scientific Latin Peltigera + -ous; compare -gerous.
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