Image Number: 5366688

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Descriptor:
Sign
Description:
Aspen tree afflicted with Cryptosphaeria canker (Cryptosphaeria ligniota).
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Xylariomycetidae
Order: Xylariales
Family: Diatrypaceae
Genus: Cryptosphaeria
Subject: Cryptosphaeria ligniota (Fr.) Auersw.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Salicales
Family: Salicaceae
Genus: Populus
Subject: Populus tremuloides Michx.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 14, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, April 14, 2008