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beech bark disease
Nectria coccinea (Pers.) Fr.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Nectriaceae
Genus: Nectria

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Species Fungorum: 247742

Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:

Neonectria coccinea (Pers.) Rossman & Samuels(Synonym)


Category: Stem Decays and Cankers


Common Name Reference: Tainter, F.H., and F.A. Baker. 1996. Principles of Forest Pathology. John Wiley and Sons, Inc. New York, 803 pp.

Scientific Name Reference: Index Fungorum. Paul Kirk. CABI, CBS and Landcare Research. http://www.indexfungorum.org/