noun Len·zi·tes \ˈlenzəˌtēz\

Definition of Lenzites

  1. :  a genus of bracket fungi (family Polyporaceae) having the hymenium of frequently interconnected plates resembling gills and including a fungus (L. sepiaria) that causes a dry rot of timber

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Origin and Etymology of lenzites

New Latin, from H. O. Lenz 19th century German botanist + Latin -ites -ite

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