Image Number: 5030079

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An uprooted stump of a tree killed by oak wilt. Uprooting stumps and severing root connections may help to prevent spread of oak wil in situations where vibratory plowing or trenching is not feasible.
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Field

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United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Microascales
Family: Ceratocystidaceae
Genus: Ceratocystis
Subject: Ceratocystis fagacearum (T. W. Bretz) J. Hunt

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
Subject: Quercus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, October 17, 2006
Image last updated:
Monday, June 25, 2007