Image Number: 4824001

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Symptoms
Description:
A major pathogen of older (greater than 20 years) sand pines in both planted and natural stands. Decayed wood and roots exhibit reddish to red-brown discoloration and eventually a rot flecked with small elliptical white pockets.
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Field

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United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Hymenochaetales
Family: Hymenochaetaceae
Genus: Inonotus
Subject: Inonotus circinatus (Fr.) R.L. Gilbertson

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus clausa (Chapman ex Engelm.) Vasey ex Sarg.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, May 23, 2001
Image last updated:
Tuesday, July 26, 2011