Meaning of HYMENOCHAETE in English

-ˈkēd.(ˌ)ē noun

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin from hymen- + Greek chaitē long flowing hair — more at chaeta

: a genus of fungi (family Thelephoraceae) having a corky or leathery sporophore and a hymenium which appears downy because of the many simple cystidia projecting from it — see brown root disease

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