Fistulina

noun
Fis·​tu·​li·​na | \ -ˈlēnə \

Definition of Fistulina

: a genus of basidiomycetous fungi (family Polyporaceae) related to Boletus but having each of the pores separate although crowded

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History and Etymology for Fistulina

New Latin, from Latin fistula + New Latin -ina

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“Fistulina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fistulina. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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