laurel wilt
Raffaelea lauricola Harrington & Fraedrich

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Damage; Redbay mortality caused by Xyleborus glabratus and its associated fungus. The percentage of dead redbays in this section of forest increased from 10% to 81% in the course of one year.
Albert (Bud) Mayfield, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
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Damage; Redbay mortality caused by Xyleborus glabratus and its associated fungus.
Albert (Bud) Mayfield, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
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Symptoms; Widespread mortality of red bay in the coastal region of Georgia has been caused by Xyleborus glabratus and the associated Raffaelea spp fungus. Photo taken in Liberty County, Georgia.
James Johnson, Georgia Forestry Commission, Bugwood.org
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Damage; Vascular staining caused by an Raffaelea sp. fungus introduced by Xyleborus glabratus
Albert (Bud) Mayfield, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
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Symptoms; Vascular staining caused by an Raffaelea sp. fungus introduced by Xyleborus glabratus
Albert (Bud) Mayfield, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
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