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Ceratocystis platani(CERAFP)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: CERAFP
  • Preferred name: Ceratocystis platani
  • Authority: (Walter) Engelbrecht & Harrington

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ceratocystis fimbriata f. sp. platani Walter
Endoconidiophora fimbriata f. platani Walter

Common names
Name Language
canker of sycamore English (US)
canker stain of plane English
chancro colorado del plátano Spanish
chancre coloré du platane French
tache chancreuse du platane French
cancro colorato del platano Italian
platanensterfte Dutch
cancro-do-azulamento-do-plátano Portuguese
platanvissnesjuka Swedish
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Sordariomycetes ( 1SORDC )
Subclass Hypocreomycetidae ( 1HYPRL )
Order Microascales ( 1MICRO )
Family Ceratocystidaceae ( 1CERKF )
Genus Ceratocystis ( 1CERAG )
Species Ceratocystis platani ( CERAFP )

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