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Re: proper name for spherical balls formed under the bark onthe trunks of Beech trees

Subject: Re: proper name for spherical balls formed under the bark onthe trunks of Beech trees
From: Derek Robinson
Date: Oct 31 2020 14:00:28
Hi Rupert,

I believe the word you want is 'Sphaeroblast'.

Derek.

On Sat, 31 Oct 2020 at 13:22, Rupert Baker <rupert_baker@xxxxxxxx.co.uk>
wrote:

Hi all - brain-fade on my part - can someone point me to the proper name
for
the wooden balls that form - with a covering of bark, obvs - on the stems
of
some beech trees?

Atb

Rupert




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