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

oak wilt
Ceratocystis fagacearum (T. W. Bretz) J. Hunt

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Microascales
Family: Ceratocystidaceae
Genus: Ceratocystis

Other System Links

Species Fungorum: 294206

Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:
Chalara quercina B.W. Henry(Anamorph)
Related Scientific Names:
Endoconidiophora fagacearum T.W. Bretz(Synonym)


Common Name Reference: P.W. Crous, W. Gams, J.A. Stalpers, V. Robert and G. Stegehuis. 2004. MycoBank: an online initiative to launch mycology into the 21st century. Studies in Mycology 50: 19–22
Scientific Name Reference: Index Fungorum. Paul Kirk. CABI, CBS and Landcare Research.