Rust-red stringy white rot: The Indian paint fungus, Echinodontium tinctorium

  • Authors: Wilson, A. D.
  • Publication Year: 1997
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: in: Compendium of Conifer Diseases. Everett M. Hansen and Katherine J. Lewis, eds. APS Press, The American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, Minnesota, 101 p.

Abstract

Older trees are more susceptible to damage by this fungus, although even very young trees are susceptible to infection. Infections occur most frequently in dense stands where selfpruning creates infection courts for the fungus.

  • Citation: Wilson, A. D. 1997. Rust-red stringy white rot: The Indian paint fungus, Echinodontium tinctorium. Pp. 25-26 in: Compendium of Conifer Diseases. Everett M. Hansen and Katherine J. Lewis, eds. APS Press, The American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, Minnesota, 101 p.
  • Posted Date: August 5, 2009
  • Modified Date: August 5, 2009
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