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Words nearby carbonous
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The genus Thamnomyces has a slender stem, entirely carbonous.
They have a solid carbonous interior with the perithecia imbedded near the surface.
In the old days all similar carbonous fungi were called Sphaeria.
The usual Xylaria has a white, sterile, central portion known as the stroma, bearing a carbonous crust.
The perithecia are generally imbedded in the outer portion of the stroma, the mouths opening through the carbonous crust.