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Dutch elm disease
Ophiostoma ulmi (Buisman) Nannf.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Sordariomycetidae
Order: Ophiostomatales
Family: Ophiostomataceae
Genus: Ophiostoma

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Species Fungorum: 280983

Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:

Pesotum ulmi (M.B. Schwartz) J.L. Crain & Schoknecht(Anamorph)
Ceratocystis ulmi (Buisman) C. Moreau(Synonym)
Ceratostomella ulmi Buisman(Synonym)


Category: Vascular Wilts


Common Name Reference: Hansen, E.M. and K.J. Lewis. 1997. Compendium of Conifer Diseases. APS Press. 3340 Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul, MN 55121-2097. 101 pp.

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