noun, plural fom·i·tes [fom-i-teez, foh-mi-]. /ˈfɒm ɪˌtiz, ˈfoʊ mɪ-/.
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Origin of fomes
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This has been called by many authors in America Fomes applanatus or Polyporus applanatus.
It resembles Fomes leucophus but is somewhat stouter and does not have as hard and firm a crust.
Figure 15 illustrates one of these peculiar forms of Polyporus (Fomes) applanatus.
Similar punk is sometimes formed in conifers from the mycelium of Fomes pinicola.