Coniophora

noun Co·ni·oph·o·ra \ˌkōnēˈäfərə\

Definition of Coniophora

  1. :  a genus of fungi (family Thelephoraceae) of which one species (C. cerebella synonym C. puteana) often causes dry rot in the timbers of buildings

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Origin and Etymology of coniophora

New Latin, from 2coni- + -phora


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