Image Number: 0454026

Descriptor:
Symptoms
Description:
Swelling and bark cracking on 13-year-old chestnut tree caused by Cryphonectria parasitica.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Hungary

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Sordariomycetidae
Order: Diaporthales
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Cryphonectria
Subject: Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) M.E. Barr

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Castanea
Subject: Castanea sativa P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Wednesday, April 27, 2011