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

Fusarium damping-off
Fusarium solani (Mart.) Sacc.

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Fusarium damping-off
Fusarium solani
John Ghent

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Nectriaceae
Genus: Fusarium

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Species Fungorum: 190352

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Fusarium corn rot, Fusarium fruit rot, Fusarium root rot, Fusarium surface rot

Related Scientific Names:
Haematonectria haematococca (Berk. & Broome) Samuels & Rossman(Teleomorph)
Related Scientific Names:
Nectria haematococca Berk. & Broome(Teleomorph)


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.