Fomes

noun
Fo·​mes | \ˈfō(ˌ)mēz\

Definition of Fomes 

: a genus of bracket fungi (family Polyporaceae) usually forming corky or woody perennial sporophores often of large size and including some fungi that cause destructive heartrots of timber and other trees

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History and Etymology for Fomes

New Latin, from Latin, touchwood, tinder; akin to Latin fovēre to warm

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