Image Number: 5359735

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Sign
Description:
Portion of elm wood afflicted with Dutch elm disease showing galleries created by the European elm bark beetle, which vectors the disease.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Sordariomycetidae
Order: Ophiostomatales
Family: Ophiostomataceae
Genus: Ophiostoma
Subject: Ophiostoma ulmi (Buisman) Nannf.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Urticales
Family: Ulmaceae
Genus: Ulmus
Subject: Ulmus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, January 23, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, March 31, 2008