Forest Pests of North America
Native and Non-native insects, diseases, and weeds of urban, managed, and natural forests


Elytroderma needle cast of pine
Elytroderma deformans (Weir) Darker

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Elytroderma needle cast of pine
Elytroderma deformans
Sign
John W. Schwandt
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Elytroderma needle cast of pine
Elytroderma deformans
Symptoms
Jane Taylor
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Elytroderma needle cast of pine
Elytroderma deformans
Symptoms
USDA Forest Service Archive
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Elytroderma needle cast of pine
Elytroderma deformans
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John W. Schwandt


Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Leotiomycetes
Subclass: Leotiomycetidae
Order: Rhytismatales
Family: Rhytismataceae
Genus: Elytroderma

Other System Links

Species Fungorum: 262895


Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:
Hypoderma deformans Weir(Synonym)
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References

Common Name Reference: Sinclair, W.A., H.F. Lyon and W.T. Johnson. 1987. Diseases of Trees and Shrubs. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York. 574 pp.
Scientific Name Reference: Index Fungorum. Paul Kirk. CABI, CBS and Landcare Research. http://www.indexfungorum.org/