Ophiostoma ulmi

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Ophiostoma ulmi
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Ophiostomatales
Family: Ophiostomataceae
Genus: Ophiostoma
Species: O. ulmi
Binomial name
Ophiostoma ulmi
(Buisman) Melin & Nannf. (1934)
Synonyms[1]
  • Graphium ulmi M.B.Schwarz (1922)
  • Ceratostomella ulmi Buisman (1932)
  • Ceratocystis ulmi (Buisman) C.Moreau (1952)

Ophiostoma ulmi is a species of fungus in the family Ophiostomataceae. It is one of the causative agents of Dutch elm disease. It was first described under the name Graphium ulmi,[2] and later transferred to the genus Ophiostoma.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ophiostoma ulmi (Buisman) Melin & Nannf. 1934". MycoBank. International Mycological Association. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  2. ^ Schwarz MB. (1922). "Das Zweigsterben der Ulmen, Trauerweiden und Pfirsichbäume: eine vergleichend-pathologische Studie". Mededelingen Phytopathologisch Laboratorium 'Willie Commelin Scholten' (in German) 5: 1–74. 
  3. ^ Melin E, Nannfeldt JA. (1934). "Researches into the Blueing of ground wood-pulp". Researches into the Blueing of ground wood-pulp 32: 397–616. 

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